Firefighters Gaining the Upper Hand on Grassfire in Howard County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - Firefighters in Howard County are turning the tide on a grassfire east of the City of Vincent.  

The blaze started Tuesday afternoon and has scorched 200 acres near Highway 350.

The Texas Forest Service was called in to help, but that call has since been canceled.

We're told the flames threatened two homes, but firefighters were able to save them.

No word on what started the fire.