Fire Under Control in Western Ector County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PENWELL - Firefighters have stomped out an Ector County grassfire that scorched more than 500 acres.  

Crews left the scene late thursday evening.   

Investigators are combing for clues in what may have sparked the blaze on an oilfield just west of Penwell.  

West Odessa volunteers had support from nearby fire departments and the texas forest service.