Grassfire on Crane-Ector County Line Blamed on Blown Out Tire

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

CRANE-ECTOR COUNTY LINE - A blown out tire is getting the blame for sparking a grassfire on the Crane-Ector County line.

The Texas Forest Service says the 200 acre fire is now completely out.

The flames flared up on Friday afternoon off FM 1601 and I-20, about five miles south of Penwell.