CLOVERDALE, OR - At around 1:15 Friday afternoon crews with Nestucca Fire & Rescue were dispatched to a report of a hay truck fire on Old Woods Road about 2.5 miles from Cloverdale. The hay truck was traveling southbound on Old Woods Road when it caught fire and continued traveling for a few miles before coming to a stop.
When fire crews arrived, they found a well involved hay truck fire and multiple brush fires along Old Woods Road. A 2nd Alarm was requested for more personnel and equipment to help with extinguish the multiple brush fires which were spread out over a mile of Old Woods Road. Old Woods Road was closed for several hours as fire crews moped up the fires.
Nestucca Fire was assisted on scene by Tillamook Fire District, U.S Forest Service, Tillamook Ambulance and Tillamook County Sheriff's Office. A crew from North Lincoln Fire & Rescue provided district coverage during the incident.
The cause of the fire is not available at this time.