Several Area Fire Departments Battle Large Grass Fire Friday

Fire Department LogoThe Levelland Fire Department and the West Carlisle Fire Department all responded to a large grass fire on Friday, February 10 just west of Smyer.

The large fire started around 2:30pm Friday afternoon and burned for over 2 hours, getting very close to some homes east of FM 168.  The fire forced the closure of FM 168 north of Hwy 114 for a short time.

The Hockley County Sheriff’s Office and a Game Warden with Texas Parks and Wildlife also responded for traffic control.

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