KY 603 back open after fire in Owensboro

KY-603 back open after fire in Owensboro

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - KY 603 is back open after a fire in Owensboro.

Fire officials say two air compressor trailers caught fire in the 2600 block, which is near Rural King.

We’re told one of the compressors caught fire and that caused the other compressor to ignite.

“This one was sitting next to that one, which this one was the first one to ignite,” explained Assistant Fire Chief Eric Coleman. "It caught that one on fire. They pulled it out of the way and tried to put it out with the extinguishers to no avail.

No one was hurt. The cause of the fire is unknown.

We will keep you updated.

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