43 Horses Perish in Stable Fire
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 6:18 AM by
More than 40 racehorses die after a fire at Classy Lane Stables Training Centre.
(Puslinch Township ) -
Tragedy in Ontario's horse racing community.
The fire began after 11 PM on Monday at the Classy Lane Stables Training Centre.
She estimates at least 43 of the animals perished.
Millier says her
husband is scrambling to get a flight back home as soon as possible.
Co-owner Jamie Millier says groomers, veterinarians, blacksmiths and other professionals in the industry will feel the effects of the disaster for months to come.
The OPP and the Ontario Fire Marshall's office are also investigating.
Damage is pegged at moire than $100-million.
Several online campaigns have already sprung up to help raise money for the people affected.