- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 4, 2015

CUYLER, N.Y. (AP) - Several cows have been killed and others have been injured after a barn roof partially collapsed at a central New York dairy farm.

Local media report that the roof on a barn housing about 500 cattle fell in around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Whey Street Dairy in the Cortland County town of Cuyler, 25 miles southeast of Syracuse.

At least five cows reportedly were killed and about a dozen others were injured.

Officials believe heavy, wet snow is to blame for the collapse.

Several volunteer fire departments were called in to help clear debris and snow.



Click to Read More

Click to Hide