Grass Fires Scorches 2 Acres in Iowa Park

Firefighters responded to a grass fire along US 287 in Iowa Park Saturday afternoon.

The blaze sparked in the 1500 block of 287 around 1:30 p.m. Fire officials said a woman burning garbage caused the fire that burned nearly two acres.

The Iowa Park and Wichita West Volunteer Fire Departments battled the flames for around 45 minutes. The Wichita County Sheriff's Office and Iowa Park Police Department helped control traffic along 287 during the fire.

No one was injured in the blaze.