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Barn fire in Wellesley causes $650,000 damage

Police say 400 pigs and 50 cattle died
Barn fire on Lobsinger Line in Wellesley. Photo from @DougRibey on Twitter

Damage from a barn fire in Wellesley Township has now been estimated at $650,000.

Waterloo Regional Police also say 400 pigs and 50 cattle died in the blaze.

Firefighters were called to the barn on Lobsinger Line just before 6 p.m. on Monday.

The cause of the fire has not been determined yet.

Both the Wellesley and Woolwich Fire Departments are investigating.

with files from The Canadian Press

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