Fire destroys dairy building

PNT Staff Report

A Thursday afternoon fire destroyed a building used to store dry milk at Western Star Dairy near Floyd.

No one was injured.

Floyd Fire Department Lt. Steven Cain said Thursday night the 40-foot-by-40-foot shop was a total loss.

According to Cain:

• the cause of the fire was still under investigation.

• firefighters were alerted to the blaze at 3:45 p.m. and the last fire vehicle left the scene just before 6 p.m.

Portales and Floyd firefighters put out the fire.