- KNIA / KRLS - http://www.kniakrls.com -
Fire Scorches Portion of Field Near Otley
Posted By News On March 30, 2010 @ 6:29 am In Today’s Local News | Comments Disabled
Members of the Pella Rural Fire Department were paged to a field fire just southwest of Otley Monday evening. At approximately 5:47 p.m., a neighbor reported the fire, which was in a cornfield near 1626 Dubuque Drive.
Firefighters used three small trucks – including the Lake Prairie Township Fire Department’s recently acquired “quick attack” brush fighter – along with a pump truck to control the fire. The flames and smoldering stalks were extinguished in less than an hour. The Pella Ambulance also responded to the scene to provide support.
Article printed from KNIA / KRLS: http://www.kniakrls.com
URL to article: http://www.kniakrls.com/2010/03/fire-scorches-portion-of-field-near-otley/
Copyright © 2009 KNIA/KRLS. All rights reserved.