Created on Saturday, 17 August 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Firefighters of the Bellefontaine Fire and EMS Department responded with an engine, tanker and grass truck to a fire about 4:30 p.m. Friday aboard a railroad locomotive at the Powell Avenue and Kennedy Street crossing.
The fire was contained to electrical wiring and caused about $5,000 in damage. No injuries were reported.
Crews were on scene for at least two hours, during which time several crossings in the city were blocked.