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Excavator Catches Fire Near Oak Orchard
By Kelli Steele

Updated Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 7:06am

An excavator catches fire in Oak Orchard.

Firemen from Indian River were called out around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon for the fire on Bay Farm Road.

Crews had been clearing trees and mulching branches when the equipments' engine caught fire; an operator was able to use a fire extinguisher to douse the flames before firemen arrived.

Only minor damage was done to the excavator.



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