Grassfire in Brewster County Contained, 400 Acres Burned

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BREWSTER COUNTY - Members of the Texas Forest Service are still trying to figure out what sparked a fire northwest of Marathon in Brewster County.

Officials say the fire is contained thanks to local firefighters as well as air attacks from the Texas Forest Service.

They say the fire burned 400 acres, but did not burn any structures.

At last count, officials say the fire was 90 percent contained.