Passerby assists with tractor fire

From Local Sources

HOLLAND — A passerby provided an assist Saturday during a tractor fire north of Holland.

Units of the Holland Volunteer Fire Department responded at 10:04 a.m. to the report of a tractor fire at State Road 161 and Old Road 64.

Fire Chief Adam Chambers said the fire involved a bird’s nest under a tractor’s hood. A passerby stopped and used a fire extinguisher to put out the flames before the department’s arrival.

The damage was minimal, according to the chief.

Two trucks and seven firefighters were on the scene 25 minutes.




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