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Downed power lines electrocute New York cows


New York State Police say they don't know why power lines fell in Hamilton, N.Y.

HAMILTON, N.Y. — Several cows are dead after a bizarre situation in Hamilton on Friday morning.

According to New York State Police, power lines went down on Excell Road, electrocuting animals on a farm. The incident happened around 9:30 a.m.

 State Police do not know exact number of cows killed.

A vet was dispatched to the scene.

No humans were hurt. There were no reports of any accidents in the area, so State Police are trying to figure out how the power lines fell.

Read the original story at WKTV.com

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