Couple of Grassfires Spark Up in Big Spring, 10 Acres Burned

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - A couple of grassfires roar dangerously close to a Big Spring neighborhood.

Luckily crews stomped out the fires before they did too much damage.

The fires sparked up on Wednesday evening in the Scenic Mountain State Park.

Officials say lightening strikes sparked those blazes that destroyed about ten acres.

Firefighters finally gained the upper hand before too long.

Officials say the fires did come close to one neighborhood, but we're told no buildings were ever in danger.