Crews contain large grass fires in Cowley County

Cowley County grass fire
Cowley County grass fire(KWCH)
Published: Nov. 17, 2020 at 1:31 PM CST
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020: Emergency officials in Cowley County report crews from across the county, as well as neighboring counties fought to gain the upper hand on grassfires that posed a threat to properties in the area. By late Tuesday afternoon, crews contained the fires in rural parts of the county, the largest of which burned near 241st Road and 266th Road. No structures were damaged.

Firefighters are responding to multiple grass fires in Cowley County.

Dispatchers say the largest fire is located near 241st Road & 266th Road in Grant, Kan. Others are located at 206th Road & 271st Road in Burden, 28000 122nd Road in Cambridge and 92nd Road & 51st Road in Ninnescah.

Dispatchers said no structures have burned in these fires.

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