UPDATE: Lightning Sparks Three Grassfires in Marfa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARFA - A few fires sparked up in Marfa on Thursday night and it was all thanks to lightning.

The Crowley Fire, which burned about 400 acres, is now 90 percent contained.

While two other fires continue to burn.

The Poor Farm Fire has scorched about 800 acres so far and the Northeast Marfa Fire has burned about 200 acres with it.

Both of the fires are only 50 percent contained at this time.