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Animal shelter catches fire in Whitley County

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ROCKHOLDS, KY (WAVE) - Several animals were killed in a fire at the Knox-Whitley Animal Shelter in Whitley County.

The fire started Friday night. Firefighters said they were able to rescue 10 animals, but at least 14 others died in the blaze.

Investigators are still looking into the cause of the fire.

If you would like to donate to the shelter to help it recover, visit the Knox-Whitley Animal Shelter Facebook page for more information.

The shelter's website can be found here.

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