Fire burning at salvage yard near Aurora

Fire burning at salvage yard near Aurora

A fire at the Country Auto Salvage has left behind several damaged cars and tires Tuesday afternoon in Sevier County.

According tp the Sevier County Sheriff Nate Curtis, the fire began around 2:30 near Aurora.

Investigators believe the fire started as a worker was cutting on a car when a spark ignited some dry grass. The worker tried to get the blaze out, but was unsuccessful.

Fire crews from Aurora, Salina and Richfield responded to help battle the fire.