Crews battle early morning grass fire in Emporia

emporia grass fire

Firefighters near Emporia spent the early morning hours battling a grass fire.

According to the Emporia Gazette, the fire was reported around 11 last night northwest of Emporia.

As of 12:30 a.m. teh Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reported the fire was contained but would take 2 to 4 hours before it was completely out.

The Gazette reports hundreds of acres had burned but no homes were involved.

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