Hay truck fire closes road in Whitman County

Hay truck fire closes road in Whitman County
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Washington State Patrol says a hay truck fire has closed State Route 26 just west of Colfax.

Troopers say the fire from the truck spread to an adjacent field near milepost 117. Firefighters are on the scene, and it is unknown when the road will reopen. Those traveling nearby are asked to avoid the area.