Animals escape barn fire

Published On: Jan 22 2013 10:44:51 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 22 2013 11:42:26 AM CST
Fire at 1301 State Highway 69
MONTROSE TOWNSHIP, Wis. -

Firefighters responded to a report of numerous barns on fire at 1301 State Highway 69 in Montrose Township Tuesday morning.

Officials said the road is currently shut down while crews fight the fire.

Animals in the barn were able to escape, according to authorities.

Firefighters from surrounding communities have been called to assist.

News 8's sister station, WISC-TV has sent a crew to the scene.