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LIVINGSTON COUNTY, Mo – Fire crews from multiple jurisdictions were called to the scene of a transformer fire in Livingston County Tuesday afternoon, November 1.

Fire trucks from Green Township and Mooresville, along with Chillicothe Fire crews battled the blaze at 16100 LIV 427, near the Verizon Wireless cell phone tower, around 4 p.m. Tuesday.  The transformer provides power to the cell tower.  Burning oil inside the transformer had to be extinguished with, roughly, 750 gallons of water.

No injuries, or other damage, was reported.