Locomotive Catches Fire at Cedar Rapids ADM Plant

The Cedar Rapids Fire Department said it’s investigating after a diesel locomotive caught fire late yesterday(Mon) afternoon.

It happened just after 4:50 at ADM, 1425 60th Avenue SW in Cedar Rapids. Crews said they used 1,000 gallons of water as well as foam to put the fire out.

Fire officials said the fire caused about $1 million in damage.

No one was hurt.