Electrical Fire to Blame for Weekend Grassfire Near Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - Investigators suspect an electrical fire sparked a big blaze south of Big Spring on Sunday.

100 acres went up in flames off of Callahan Road.

Several homes had to be evacuated but fire crews saved them.

Only one shed was destroyed.

Highway 87 had to be closed down for several hours while crews battled the blaze.