WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) - Fire crews worked to put out a grass fire that burned close to homes in the Bonny Homes addition.
Firefighters were called to the scene on Foxy Lane just before Noon on Thursday.
Officials said the fire sparked from a fire pit that was started the night before. Embers from the fire pit blew onto the grass in the backyard.
The fire came very close to homes but was put out before reaching them. Officials said the fire burned around one acre.
Firefighters stayed on the scene to put out any hot spots in the area. The fire spread to the field behind the homes.