8 horses die in Kentucky barn fire near race track

Print
Email
|

by Amy Stallings / WHAS

khou.com

Posted on May 9, 2014 at 7:24 AM

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Several horses were killed Thursday night after a fire broke out at a barn near the Keeneland race track.

According to WKYT, the fire broke out in a barn behind the track.

The barn owner said 10 horses were inside the the blaze started, and eight of them died.

It is also reported that a firefighter suffered a minor injury.

No word on what caused the fire. An investigation is underway.

Print
Email
|