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Tractor catches fire near Benton; no injuries

Emergency crews responded to a tractor fire Sunday afternoon northeast of Wichita, a Sedgwick County dispatcher said.

There were no reports of injuries.

The 911 call came shortly before 3 p.m., reporting that a plowing tractor had caught fire near the intersection of 127th and 69th. That’s north of K-254 about six miles west of Benton.

Fire crews were still at the scene later Sunday afternoon, the dispatcher said, but the fire was under control.

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