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La Présentation, Que., fire destroys barn, kills 80 cows

A fire in La Présentation, Que., completely destroyed a barn and killed about 80 cows on Thursday morning.

Nearby municipalities sent firefighters to help combat fire

A barn in La Présentation, Que., was completely destroyed by fire on early Thursday morning. (Radio-Canada)

A fire in La Présentation, Que., destroyed a barn and killed about 80 cows on Thursday morning.

The small southwestern municipality is on the Salvail River, about 50 kilometres from Montreal.

Several nearby municipalities lent their firefighters to battle the fire, but it wasn't enough to save the barn.