Crews Battling Grassfire Burning on Jeff Davis, Brewster County Line

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BREWSTER/JEFF DAVIS COUNTY LINE - Crews are battling a grassfire that's burning on the Jeff Davis and Brewster County line.

The fire sparked up Saturday afternoon and has burned 200 acres so far.

Fort Davis, Alpine and the Texas Forest Service are all responding.

They say the Girl Scout Ranch at Camp Mitre Peak is not being threatened at this time but that could change if the wind shifts.

The Fort Davis Fire Department says they have begun back fire operations.

They say they expect to be on the scene all night.