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Fire Damages Front End Loader

KSAL Staff - March 21, 2016 11:51 am

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A weekend fire damaged a piece of heavy equipment in rural Saline County.

According to the Saline County Sheriff’s Office, a loader caught fire at 3784 W Waterwell Road.

Joel Wimer was burning a pile around 4:39pm when the front end of his loader caught fire.

Fire District 2 was able to contain the fire, which damaged  the hydraulics on the machinery.

No one was hurt.