Equipment fire reported at demolition site
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign firefighters Monday extinguished a fire on a piece of construction equipment at the old Ford City demolition site at Carriage Center on South Neil Street.
Firefighters responded to a report of an excavator on fire shortly after 11 a.m. The equipment belongs to O'Neil Bros. Construction, which is handling demolition work at the former automobile dealership.
According to firefighters, there were no injuries.