Archer County grass fire

Archer County grass fire

ARCHER CITY, TX (KAUZ) - Officials in Archer County responded to a large grass just before noon on Thursday.

The smokey blaze caused poor visibility, and forced crews to shut down nearby roads.

The fire started near Highway 82 and Noles Road near Holliday. Volunteer Fire departments from Holliday, Bowman and Lake Kickapoo all helped battle the flames. While Archer County sheriff's deputies and DPS helped with traffic control.

Investigators believe a downed power line sparked the fire.