Small grass fire breaks out in SW Lawton

LAWTON, Ok (RNN Texoma) - The Lawton Fire Department was able to keep a grass fire from getting out of hand on Monday afternoon.

Crews were called to the area of 13th and Dr. Charles Whitlow Avenue around noon for a grass fire. The first arriving crews were able to get the fire extinguished before it spread to any nearby structures.

Officials say the cause of the fire was unknown but believe it could have started in a nearby backyard before spreading further.

No one was injured and no structures were damaged.

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