Crews contain field fire in Pleasant Hill

The fire burned about 1 1/2 to 2 acres of cut hay and grass seeds.

Posted: Jun 27, 2018 7:29 PM
Updated: Jun 27, 2018 7:43 PM

PLEASANT HILL, Ore. – Crews have extinguished a field fire in Pleasant Hill that was sparked by farming equipment.

Firefighters responded to the fire on Sunnyhill Lane off of Highway 58 just before 2 p.m. Wednesday.

They said the fire was spreading near a brush and forest area but was not threatening any structures. It burned about 1 1/2 to 2 acres of cut hay and grass seeds.

Crews were able to get the fire contained in 30 minutes.

Firefighters said the fire started from a tractor with a hay baler that caught fire, both of which were damaged. No one was hurt.

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