Grass Fire burns in Deaf Smith County

Amarillo, TX - A grass fire in southeastern Deaf Smith County near Hereford is now under control.

The Hereford Fire Department, Dawn Fire Department and Bootleg Fire Department were all there trying to contain the fire that started at around two in the afternoon.

By around six this evening the fire was under control.

Authorities believe the blaze burned over three-hundred acres, destroying an abandoned house, one trailer and two barns.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.