Spickard Fire Department responds to grass fire

Grass Fires

The Spickard Fire Department responded to a call near Northeast 48th Avenue Tuesday afternoon around 3 o’clock.

Training Officer Jesse Richmond says about 10 acres of switchgrass were on fire.

The Grundy County Rural Fire Protection District aided Spickard with a tanker, two brush trucks, and crew.

Crews were on the scene about 40 minutes and Richmond reports no structures were damaged.