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Rain Causes Fire




 

 

Andy Brodbeck, Archbold Fire Department chief, said rainwater got into the electrical system of a construction tractor, causing a fire which was reported about 9:44 am, Monday, Aug. 20. The machine, owned by Morton Buildings, Morton, Ill., was parked at a construction site on Short-Buehrer Road. Firefighters used dry chemical extinguishers

to put out the flames. Damage was estimated at $2,000.- photo by

David Pugh

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