Beloit firefighters ask for extra help battling a barn fire due to the extreme cold.
Fire crews responded to 3870 Gateway Boulevard at 10 AM, Sunday. Firefighters found the barn completely engulfed in flames, and requested assistance from ten additional departments.
The barn is a total loss, and the owner’s home and vehicle were also damage. Luckily, the four horses inside the barn made it out okay.
Firefighters blame a malfunctioning space heater for starting the barn blaze.