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justine wettschreck/Daily Globe Pools of water and charred debris are left behind after the blaze that destroyed three buildings and killed more than 300 sows Wednesday morning near Ocheyedan, Iowa.

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OCHEYEDAN, Iowa -- A blaze in Ocheyedan, Iowa, killed more than 300 sows Wednesday morning, with four area departments working for hours to battle the flames.


According to the Osceola County Sheriff's Department, the May City Fire Department was dispatched at 6:43 a.m. Wednesday to the Bruce and Beth Lorch farm in the 2100 block of White Avenue.

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