Grassfire Threatens Homes But Is Put Out In Time

By NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, Texas - A large grassfire is extinguished after looming dangerously close to some homes.

Firefighters responded to a grass fire about six miles east of Amarillo on Highway 136 Sunday afternoon.

Pesky winds pushed the blaze southeast, passing through power poles and even coming within a hundred yards of some structures.

Investigators are still looking into what may have sparked the fire; no injuries were reported