Officials Continue to Fight Grassfire in Reeves County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

REEVES COUNTY - Fire fighters are still working to knock down a major grass fire in Pecos.

Crews say it could take all night Saturday and part of Sunday to get a handle on the blaze.

The fire has already burned at least 20-thousand acres in this part of Reeves County.

Viewers have reported seeing smoke as far as Fort Stockton.

The Texas Forest Service left around 7:30 Saturday evening to help fire fighters in the area.

Keep it here on NewsWest Nine as we continue to watch this growing fire.