10 acres destroyed in Smith County grass fire; wind a factor
POSTED: Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 3:41pm
UPDATED: Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 4:28pm
Winona, Texas (KETK) — Fire crews were on scene of a grass fire that destroyed more than 10 acres near Winona in Smith County.
It happened Sunday afternoon in the 15000 block of County Road 354.
The fire started as a controlled burn but the wind picked up and the fire quickly spread. It is believed the fire has burned more than 10 acres of land.
There was minimal damage to a fence surrounding a home, but there was no major damage reported to any of the structures nearby.
Winona and Red Springs Volunteer Fire Department have put the fire out and are now monitoring hot spots.
Fortunately, no injuries were reported in this fire.