[LEARFIELD] (Skelton Township, MN) — A man and woman are hospitalized with burns after trying to rescue their animals from a barn fire near Barnum in Carlton County. The sheriff’s office says crews from six area fire departments battled the flames Saturday night, but the barn is a total loss. Deputies say the property owners suffered smoke inhalation and burns attempting to get animals out. They were taken to the Moose Lake hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Several goats and rabbits died in the fire. Investigators do not believe it was suspicious, however the cause of the fire is still being investigated.
Animals Killed, Property Owners Burned in Carlton County Barn Fire
Josh Goblish2023-04-10T07:07:06-05:00April 10th, 2023|Categories: News|