A TRACTOR and bailer caught fire in Ellesmere on Friday (September 8) lunchtime.

The bailer contained hay which was on fire causing issues for firefighters.

The incident saw two fire crews from the town and nearby Wem in attendance, along with an incident support unit.


A spokesperson for SFRS said: “An Operations officer is in attendance.

“There is difficultly accessing as the tractor and bailer contain hay alight.”