Cause of Jeff Davis County Grassfire Determined

Cause of Jeff Davis County Grassfire Determined

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

JEFF DAVIS COUNTY – Officials have determined the cause of a grassfire that sparked up in Jeff Davis County on Sunday.

The Fort Davis Volunteer Fire Department tells NewsWest 9, the cause of the fire was a solar panel water tank that shorted out.

The fire, which was burning at Crown X Ranch, burned roughly 900 acres.