Crews respond to front-end loader fire early Wednesday at Frito-Lay plant in south Topeka
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Crews responded to an early-morning equipment fire Wednesday at the Frito-Lay plant in south Topeka.
The blaze was reported at 4:07 a.m. Wednesday at the facility, located at 4236 S.W. Kirklawn.
Topeka Fire Marshal Todd Harrison said first-arriving crews found a Caterpillar front-end loader fully involved in flames.
Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze and the scene was released back Frito-Lay personnel.
The only damage was to the loader, Harrison said.
The fire was declared out by around 4:30 a.m.
There were no reports of injuries.
Additional details weren’t immediately available.
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