Tractor catches fire along Million Dollar Highway

May 8, 2019

A farmer’s tractor caught on fire around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday while he was driving on Million Dollar Highway in Jenner Township.

Jennerstown fire department 1st Assistant Chief Mike Novak Jr. said that the cause of the fire has not been determined.

“He was just driving down the road when the guy behind him started blowing his horn,” he said. “He saw the flames and pulled over.”

The farmer pulled over near Watson Avenue. Jennerstown, Boswell and Acosta firefighters responded.

Novak said he had no issues with manpower.

“We had a good turnout,” he said.

No injuries were reported.