Large grass fire on TX-25 near Kamay now contained - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Large grass fire on TX-25 near Kamay now contained

Newschannel 6 crews are on the way to the scene of a fire south of Electra on TX-25 and Turkey Creek Road. (Source: KAUZ) Newschannel 6 crews are on the way to the scene of a fire south of Electra on TX-25 and Turkey Creek Road. (Source: KAUZ)
ELECTRA, TX (KAUZ) -

A large grass fire south of Electra on TX-25 and Turkey Creek Road is now contained. Officials told our crews on the scene they are just monitoring hot spots.

Flames could be seen from our First Alert 6 tower camera on Thursday.

A call for mutual aid came into the Wichita County Sheriff's Office around 10:30 a.m.

Fire crews from SAFB, Wichita Falls FD, Bowman VFD, Kamay VFD, Electra VFD and Punkin Center VFD were just some of the ones to respond.

According to fire crews, the fire is now contained and all that is left it to put out hotspots. Officials say almost 300 acres have burned. 

No structures were threatened by the fire.

Stay with Newschannel 6 as we continue to follow this developing story. 

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