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Horses Perish In Large Barn Fire

A large barn fire has killed five horses southwest of Lambeth.

Firefighters were called to Decker Dr. in Middlesex Centre at 3:40am on Friday. When they arrived, a steel barn with stalls and a riding arena was partially engulfed in flames.

Fire officials say six horses were inside but fire crews were only able to rescue one horse.

No other injuries are reported.

The Ontario Fire Marshal has been called to investigate.