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Worthington firefighters called to Oxford Street fire involving truckload of large hay bales

The trailer stopped on Oxford Street, near Omaha Avenue.

Worthington Fire Department members douse several large, round hay bales after the trailer load caught fire Tuesday afternoon while traveling down Worthington's Oxford Street, near Omaha Avenue. Worthington Fire and Police responded to the scene.
Worthington Fire Department members douse several large, round hay bales after the trailer load caught fire Tuesday afternoon while traveling down Worthington's Oxford Street, near Omaha Avenue. Worthington Fire and Police responded to the scene.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
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WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Fire Department was dispatched to a load of large, round hay bales on fire on a trailer traveling down Oxford Street at 3:11 p.m. Tuesday.
The fire was quickly extinguished as the trailer sat on Oxford Street, at the intersection of Omaha Avenue.

Worthington firefighters extinguish a hot spot in a load of round bales on Oxford Street Tuesday afternoon.
Worthington firefighters extinguish a hot spot in a load of round bales on Oxford Street Tuesday afternoon.
Tim Middagh / The Globe

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Tim Middagh joined The Globe in the fall of 2015 as the newspaper's full-time photographer. A native of Worthington, he enjoys taking nature and wildlife photos.
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