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Colorado Springs and El Paso County fire crews are working to extinguish a grass fire at a landscaping supply store south of downtown. The fire at Rocky Top Resources, 1755 E. Last Vegas St., is emitting a large plume of smoke that can be seen for miles. The Fire Department tweeted that the fire is ...
No injuries were reported after a small grass fire in Leavenworth, a Fire Department spokesman said. No injuries were reported after a small grass fire in Leavenworth, a Fire Department spokesman said. The fire was reported at 2:13 p.m. Thursday at 2101 Limit St. The fire burned across about two acres of ...

Texas A&M Forest Service said the #WaterStationFire in Potter County is 100% contained and a total of 12 acres were burned. UPDATE: 5:40 PM. Texas A&M Forest Service is responding to a request for assistance on a wildfire in Potter County. Located on Highway 136 between Amarillo and Fritch.
Multiple fires have been reported over the last day as Southern Colorado is in a Red Flag Warning until tonight, a grass fire in Pueblo is also burning. The fire is near 11th and Pueblo Blvd. Fire crews are working to get the fire under control, there is smoke visible in the area. There is no word on any ...
LAST CHANCE, Colo. (CBS4) - Firefighters responded to a brush fire near Last Chance in Washington County Saturday afternoon. Washington County Sheriff's officials say the fire is now out. It burned about 4,300 acres. They add firefighters are working to contain hot spots, and there are no reports of ...
FOUNTAIN, Colo. (KKTV) - With high fire danger and a greater threat on the horizon this weekend, crews made quick work of a brush fire Friday afternoon that was started by a lawnmorer. Just after 2 p.m. smoke was visible from the north side of Fountain from a brush fire burning just northeast of the Pikes ...

Thursday's grass fire south of Lawrence left at least one Douglas County resident with significant property damage. It's the second time in just more than a month that an out-of-control brush fire in the same vicinity has burned up acres of his land. Phil Bradley, who lives across the road from Wells Overlook ...
(WIBW) - Burning boxes sparked a grass fire south of Topeka late Friday afternoon. Shawnee Heights fire crews responded around 4:30 p.m. for the 700 block of SE 85th. Several acres were scorched. The fire got close to several structures, but did not damage any. Fire officials say a person was burning ...
A grass fire north of Basehor burned across about 25 acres, a fire department official said. A grass fire north of Basehor burned across about 25 acres, a fire department official said. The fire was reported at 2:10 p.m. Tuesday on 163rd Street. At one point, flames were approaching a barn, but the structure ...
Fire departments from several Harvey County cities responded to a a pair of grass fires March 2. The largest grass fire is located at 7800 SE 36th, near McClains. Crews continue to fight the fire in winds of more than 25 miles per hour. Included in the fire is a large pile of telelphone poles. Crews have been ...
The Wesson police Department reported a case of disorderly conduct Wednesday. They also served a warrant Wednesday. KDMC Ambulance report. King's daughters Medical Center Ambulance Service reported 14 calls Wednesday. three were transfers, with one to Jackson and two to McComb.
Thick Smoke Visible From grass fire in San Jose. Published at 1:20 PM PST on Feb 23, 2018 | Updated at 1:32 PM PST on Feb 23, 2018. 3 to Watch: Big Air Silver for USA's Kyle Mack ...
ROGERSVILLE - Units of at least three volunteer fire departments responded about 2:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, to a house and grass fire at 600 West Bear Hollow Road. An early arriving firefighter was head reporting via radio to Hawkins County Central Dispatch that "heavy smoke" was visible at the scene.
A small grass fire that burned just under a half acre of land and threatened a home on Buffalo Park Road in Evergreen last Tuesday was started by a blown transformer. According to Stacee Martin, spokeswoman for Evergreen Fire/Rescue, the department received a report of smoke and fire in the grass at ...
out and take a tour," Greg Daugherty, assistant fire chief of Fort Osage Fire, said. An investigation is underway to determine how and where the grass fire started, according to a news release from the Jackson County Executive's Office. firefighters said high winds and dry conditions contributed to the fire ...
Potter County Fire and Rescue responded to a grass fire at Hwy 136 and Cas Johnson Rd at about 1:00 PM Sunday, Feb 18. The fire had jumped the road and Hwy 136 was shut down. The fire was under control at about 1:45 PM. Officials said the fire spread about three miles. There were no evacuations ...
Oklahoma Forestry Services Task force is on the scene of a wildfire northeast of Freedom Oklahoma. The fire is actively burning at least 6 miles long. According to officials, Air Attack platform and Type 1 Helitanker have been ordered. This is a developing story. Stay with News 9 and News9.com for updates ...

San Diego - firefighters don't know what started a structure and grass fire on South Julian Street, according to Capt. Mando Tunchez with the Alice Fire Department. Alice firefighters responded to a fire in San Diego Wednesday afternoon after firefighters from the town could not be reached. San Diego Fire ...
(KKTV) - Colorado Springs firefighters worked to put out a grass fire near I-25 and W. Fontanero Street Friday afternoon. Smoke could be seen for miles, but crews were able to quickly contain the flames. As of 2:15 p.m. firefighters were in the process of mopping up hot spots and adding foam to think scrub ...
RANDALL COUNTY, TX (KFDA) -. Randall County officials are reporting that the grassfire in Randall County has been contained. The fire reportedly started near S Western Street and McCormick Road. The blaze began as a structure fire before jumping to the grass. Officials said several abandoned trailer ...
DENVER (CBS4) - Moderate to severe drought conditions continue to expand across Colorado and that means an elevated fire danger just about statewide. drought monitor new nutu Too Close For Comfort grass fire Reminder Of Drought, Fire Danger. In Colorado Springs, a fast-moving grass fire burned ...
"They used it as a training tool, and boy did it come in handy today." At least five abandoned and vacant manufactured homes south of McCormick Road could not be saved. The grass fire, which burned 45 acres, started at 2:53 p.m. Alexander said it began behind a barn in the 14100 block of South Western ...
At approximately 6:00 a.m today a grass fire was reported just south of Marysville on the Marion and Monroe county line. The Lovilia Fire Department, Albia Fire Department, and Bussey Fire Department battled the blaze, which stretched a mile long, on both sides of the road, in near darkness under the ...
MENO, Okla. -- A small grass fire east of Meno Tuesday was caused by a driver blowing a tire and driving on the vehicle's rim. firefighters from the Meno and Ringwood fire departments responded to the fire 2 miles east of Meno at 2:12 p.m. and quickly extinguished it, Major County Sheriff's Office ...
Several agencies respond to Grayson County grass fire. Error loading player: No playable sources found. By KXII-TV |. Posted: Wed 6:39 PM, Jan 31, 2018. DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- firefighters extinguished a grass fire on Wednesday off Preston and Crawford roads.
12:45 p.m. Wednesday update: A grass fire estimated to be at least 750 acres near Wimberley was considered 100 percent contained Wednesday, Hays County officials ... Earlier: A grass fire that is estimated to be at least 750 acres is threatening a few homes west of Wimberley, Hays County officials said.
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Houston - A grass fire on Wednesday produced thick smoke as it got dangerously close to homes in the Westchase area of west Houston. The fire was reported just before 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of the Westpark Tollway and Beltway 8. A Houston TranStar camera showed the smoke was being ...
At least three structures were damaged as a grass fire spread Tuesday afternoon in Ellis County. (Published Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018). At least three structures were damaged as a grass fire spread Tuesday afternoon in Ellis County. The fire was reported before 3 p.m. near the 600 block of Stephanie Drive in Palmer.
Once that fire was extinguished LFD then responded to another grass fire near Bluefield Street and north Avenue P, close to the original fire. While that was going on the New Deal Fire Department was also responding to two other grass fires in that area. The two individuals wanted were seen purchasing ...
Crews started battling the flames around 5 this evening in a field eight miles northwest of Liberal. They finally had the fire under control around nine tonight. Authorities say the cause of the fire is unknown at this time. They're not sure how much acreage burned, but believe it was several hundred acres.
Cape Girardeau, MO (KFVS) -. Fire crews were called out to a grass fire on East Cape Rock Drive around noon on Friday afternoon, January, 26. According to the battalion chief, Cape Girardeau Fire Department called the East County Fire Department to help out. East County brought a brush truck to the ...
ALEXANDER -- A large grass fire charred an estimated 300 acres Thursday just south of this small Rush County town with an estimated population of less than 70. No inhabited homes were damaged, and no one suffered injuries in the blaze, which likely was caused by a downed power line, said Jim Fisher, Rush County's ...
firefighters fought five separate grass fires along Highway 20 between Skiatook and Hominy on Thursday, January 25. Osage County Emergency manager Jerry Roberts said that one of the fires burned about 2,000 acres along the north side of the road. It is not believed at this time to be an intentionally set ...
MARSHALL - Harrison County Fire Marshall Thomas Mock says Winter and how people are burning is too blame. "Life doesn't come back into our vegetation, so you got dead leaves and dead grass," Mock says. "Until Spring time comes, we are facing higher fire danger." Fire Marshall Mock says if you're ...
RUSSELL -- A grass fire near several hotels and retail businesses in Russell caused a temporary power outage to a section of the town Thursday, but was contained before it spread to any structures. A fire was reported shortly before 7 p.m. Thursday when a semi struck an electrical pole along Stephanie Street. Sparks ...
RENO COUNTY, Kan. A large grass fire Thursday afternoon broke out east of Hutchinson, burning 160 to 180 acres of open pasture, but not causing any injuries nor damage to any structures, although flames did get close to a barn.
Crews across Green Country were on alert for the threat of grass fires on Thursday. A FOX23 storm tracker was at the scene of a grass fire west of Skiatook Lake on Highway 20. Officials said the fire was mostly contained and will be allowed to burn out. Osage County emergency management told FOX23 ...
grass fire Near Denton Golf Course. Crews are battling a large grass fire at a golf course in Denton County. The fire started at about 11:15 Thursday morning. (Published Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018). A large grass fire burned about 250 acres at a golf course in Denton County Thursday.
Several area fire departments were called to the scene of a multiple structure and grass fire on County Road 14E, near Petronila and Bishop. firefighters and tankers arrived on scene around 2:30 p.m. and began extinguishing a grass fire. A neighboring shed also was engulfed in flames and was put out by ...
Robinson said grass fires are common this time of year. Residents planning to burn should always know the burn-ban status of the area. Above all, he said, never leave fires unattended. "I'm not saying that all grass fires start by burns that have gotten away from people," he said. "But accidents happen.
The incident occurred around 5:50 p.m.. Eyewitnesses shared photos of a grass fire burning on the edge of the roadway. Officials say there were about 6 to 7 light brush and grass fires that began around the 9 MM and ended around the 16 MM. They say most of the fires were small but one or two of them ...
The grass fire caused part of 1-35 at mile marker 5 to be shut down for about an hour. About 20 departments were paged out to fight the flames that took hours to extinguish. Oklahoma highway patrol troopers said they believe it started from a vehicle on the interstate. Love county Emergency management ...
In other fires, Durant firefighters responded Sunday to a grass fire off Highway 69/75 north of the bypass. While putting out that fire, they were notified of another grass fire a tenth of a mile north of there on the west side of the highway. That fire, which as from burning leaves, was quickly extinguished.
(KXII)-- Just a day after nearly one thousand acres burned in Love County due to an out of control wildfire, deputies are looking for a fire bug who allegedly set multiple grass fires in the same county Tuesday afternoon. "These are our houses, our animals, our valuables, our things, our friends, our family," ...
In two smaller grass fires, a home, a carport, barn and fence were damaged near Agnes in northern Parker County and an outbuilding was lost in a grass fire in Weatherford. The Agnes fire was started by a welder. The fires are a sign that homeowners in rural settings need to have a defensible space ...
Wellborn-area grassfire quickly extinguished. College Station firefighters held a wind-driven grass fire in the Wellborn area to 10 acres on Monday. Dave McDermand/The Eagle. facebook · twitter · email; Print; Save. College Station firefighters held a wind-driven grass fire in the Wellborn area to 10 acres ...
FLOWER MOUND, Texas - Scattered wildfires in North Texas have forced evacuations, led to road closures and prompted emergency officials to warn about smoky areas. Authorities had no reports of anyone hurt Monday in the grass fires with temperatures in the 50s and wind gusts in the teens.
A fast-burning grass fire shut down Interstates 20 and 30 for hours Monday afternoon, one of a handful of fires that popped up when North Texas was ripe for burning. The fire torched more than 1,000 acres as it danced along I-20 and I-30 in eastern Parker and western Tarrant counties, threatening homes ...
FLOWER MOUND, Texas -- Crews are fighting a string of grass fires in North Texas that's now led to evacuations in some areas, CBS Dallas/Fort Worth reports. A major grass fire just east of Willow Park in Parker County has burned more than 200 acres and is growing. The wind has been gusting at 30 to ...


 

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