SEVERAL FIRE DEPARTMENTS RESPOND TO 11 ACRE GRASS FIRE EAST OF BRENHAM

  
(courtesy Prairie Hill Volunteer Fire Dept.)

A grass fire Wednesday afternoon east of Brenham required the assistance of nearly all Washington County fire departments.

Units were called out around 6:30 p.m. to the 4300 block of Mustang Road to assist with a grass fire.

While firefighters were en route, the call was upgraded to an all call for the county for mutual aid.  Nine fire departments responded.

A total of 11.2 acres burned.  Five structures were threatened, but none were damaged.  Twenty-five round bales were lost.  There were no injuries reported.

All units were released from the scene at 10:45 p.m.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

(courtesy Summer Mossbarger)
(courtesy Summer Mossbarger)
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3 Comments

  1. These first responders did an amazing job! They were battling an intense wind while trying to contain. Thank you!

  2. Thank you to all the first responders out there who are putting themselves in harms way to protect us all!!!!

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