Fires Started Along I-20 Being Investigated as Arson, Suspect Arrested

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - Authorities in Ector County are investigating after a man was seen setting flames to the dry grass along Interstate 20 on Tuesday night.

D.P.S. Troopers spotted the man after getting a description of his truck.

Crews from several departments fought the flames for nearly three hours.

There's no word yet on any charges or how much land was burned.

Stay tuned to NewsWest 9 and for the latest developments.