FRANKLIN, TN (WSMV) - Four horses were inside a barn when it collapsed in Franklin on Thursday.

Luckily, Franklin fire officials said only one of the horses suffered a "minor injury."

Authorities reported the barn collapse on South Berry's Chapel Road.

Franklin firefighters had to "stabilize" two areas of the barn and "then cut a path to reach the horses and bring them to safety."

Franklin Fire Department, Franklin, TN @FranklinFire

Four horses were reportedly inside the barn at the time of the collapse but are alive. A veterinarian responded to sedate the horses so that responders could move the debris.

Franklin Fire officials did not release the cause of the collapse.

 

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