Media in Spain has reported a fire destroyed a slaughterhouse in Santa Comba (Galicia). Two large trucks were also left in ashes.

Police suspect arson as 160 cows waiting to be killed were released before the fire. Gates were tied open to allow the animals to escape.

Reportedly, fire extinguishers were also emptied to prevent the fire from being put out quickly.

The owner has estimated damages of more than 5 millon Euros.