Seward County Fire Deptartment Battles Grass Fire

KSCB News - June 28, 2012 8:32 am

The Seward County Fire department responded to a grass fire Wednesday afternoon at 4:20 pm at mile post 14 on US Highway 54. Approximately 120 acres of CRP grass burned in this fire that had trains shut down for 2 hours and threatened2 structures in the area. One firefighter had to be treated on the scene for heat related ailments. Seward County Fire Department had the fire under control with the last unit being put back into service at 10:27pm. SCFD received assistance from several farmers in the area and also the Turpin, Tyrone, Plains, and Balko Fire Departments. Seward County Road and Bridge, Sheriff�??s Office and EMS also assisted on this call.

 

Latest Stories

Liberal Resident Janice Northerns Publishes Poetry Collection; Oct. 8 Reading lanned at SCCC

Lamar University Literary Press is pleased to announce the release of Some Electric Hum, a full-length...

Broadcast Square audio archives September 14 to 18, 2020

You can listen to archived Broadcast Square audio from the week of September 14 to 18,...

Truck, Bucks, and Cornhole Hitting the Brickhouse Saturday Night

Truck, Bucks & Cornhole to hit the Brickhouse BBQ and Brew Restaurant Saturday evening from 4:00-6:00pm....