Lowell Crews Put Out Backhoe Fire at Concrete Business
LOWELL -- Firefighters are investigating what caused a backhoe to burst into flames at an industrial facility in the city’s Acre neighborhood on Sunday night.
Firefighters arrived at Boston Concrete, 706 Broadway St., around 8:45 p.m. to find the backhoe on fire, Lowell Fire Deputy Chief Bob Beane said.
The fire was extinguished “rather quickly,” he added. No injuries were reported.
Lowell police closed a portion of Broadway Street while firefighters put out the flames.
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