Crane Catches Fire in Mount Compass

June 27, 2023 4:43 pm in by
Photo Credit: SA Country Fire Service Facebook

A 30 tonne crane has caught fire in Mount Compass this morning.

Four CFS crews responded to a fire in the engine of a crane being carried by a truck, with the vehicle stopping on the corner of Tay Road and Victor Harbor Road just after 10:30am.

The attending units were able to contain the fire quickly, which prevented any further damage to the crane.

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CFS crews and SA Police have remained on scene to assist with traffic control until the crane can be relocated, along with diesel cleanup.


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