Fire reported south of Wayne
Wayne Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire 8 1/4 miles south of Wayne off Highway 15 Wednesday afternoon.
Flames from a trash fire spread to surrounding grass, and then to cornstalks under a semi-trailer. Eventually, the fire destroyed the semi-trailer, a box trailer and car trailer located in the area. Wayne Fire Chief Phil Monahan estimates the damage at approximately $10,000.
The call was received just before 3 p.m. and firefighters were on scene until approximately 5 p.m.
The Providence Medical Center ambulance crew also responded to scene. No one was injured in the incident.