Costly tractor fire

May 2, 2024 6:15 am in by

A tractor fire in Wunkar has left an estimated $800,000 damage bill.

Sunday night CFS crews responded to reports for a fire in a paddock, which on arrival was found to be a tractor towing a boom sprayer.

15 fire fighters were able to contain the grass fire with the help of a bulk water carrier, however the tractor and sprayer were completely destroyed.

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Fortunately the tractor operator was able to escape injury.