Grass fire west of Guymon under control, reaches around 100 acres

Published: Mar. 30, 2023 at 6:55 PM CDT|Updated: Mar. 31, 2023 at 10:01 AM CDT
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GUYMON, O.K. (KFDA) - Fire crews in Oklahoma responded to a grass fire west of Guymon.

Guymon Fire Department said about 5:37 p.m., they received a call about a fire on Highway 54 that quickly spread. It crossed the railroad and traveled into an open pasture.

All trains were stopped in this area. Fire crews were able to contain the fire.

The fire was brought under control about 7:00 p.m. Thursday.

No injuries were reported and no evacuations were made, but about 100 acres burned.

Officials said the fire was caused by items dragging or sparks from a passing vehicle.

Guymon, Goodwell, Texhoma, Hough, Yarbrough, Hooker, Tyrone, Hardesty, Opitma, Stratford, and Oklahoma fire departments were all on scene and helped take care of the fire.

Fire west of Guymon
Fire west of Guymon
Fire west of Guymon
Fire west of Guymon