Fire crews from Holsworthy were scrambled to the scene yesterday afteroon (Weds).

A TRACTOR was completely destroyed in a fire at Halwill Junction, Beaworthy yesterday afternoon (Weds).

A fire engine from Holsworthy responded to the callout from a member of the public at around 3pm and found a fire in the engine compartment of the tractor.

Crews extinguished the fire, which was believed to be accidental, with a hose reel jet.