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11 fire engines rush to massive fire in Bingham County

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BINGHAM COUNTY — A tractor is on fire and a large field is currently burning at 1100 North and Highway 91.

Officials tell EastIdahoNews.com the fire started as three small fires around 12:50 p.m. and then grew into a massive blaze.

A total of 11 fire engines, including brush trucks and tankers, are currently on scene. Two disk tractors are assisting the fire department.

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Shelly field and tractor fire | Courtesy Wendy Dannehl

The Bingham County Sheriff’s Office says several deputies are on scene assisting with traffic. The Union Pacific Railroad has been temporarily shut down as crews battle the blaze.

This is a breaking story. Stay with EastIdahoNews.com for more details as we receive them.

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