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Emporia, KS

Humidity: 87 %
Wind : S at 9 mph

Grass fire quickly brought under control

Emporia firefighters took care of a small grass fire just west of town on Saturday afternoon.


Fire developed at 640 Road 180 around 3:35 pm. Emporia Fire Battalion Chief Steve Kuhlmann says a campfire got into some brush, burning between two and three acres of grass before it was put out.

No injuries were reported and there was no other damage. The property is owned by Kevin Nelson.

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