KEARNEY, Neb. – An automatic fire alarm at Eaton Manufacturing at 5:21 this morning was set off and prompted response from the Kearney Volunteer Fire Department. Upon arrival the firefighters discovered the Eaton Fire Brigade extinguished the main fire and evacuated employees.
KVFD helped put out rekindling areas. No injuries were reported and damage was limited to equipment in the area. Cause of the fire was determined to be an equipment malfunction.