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. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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