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Area Fire Departments Called to Multiple Grass Fires

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2018 at 6:22 am
Author: KCII news

Fire departments across Washington County were busy Thursday extinguishing grass fires.

According to the Washington County Communications Office, at 3:49 p.m. a small fire got out of control west of West Chester near Highway 92 and Ginkgo Avenue. Washington Fire Department responded and put it out. At 5:37 p.m. Kalona Fire Department extinguished a grass fire that was moving across a field near 4975 Sharon Center Road Southwest. At 9 p.m. a controlled burn got out of control near 1435 Riverside Road and the Riverside Fire Department extinguished it. No injures were reported.