Multiple Agencies Respond To Grass Fire In Wedington Area

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WASHINGTON COUNTY (KFSM) – Four fire departments responded to a large grass fire Saturday afternoon (Nov. 29) just outside the town of Savoy, according to officials at Wheeler Fire Department.

Officials said Wheeler, Wedington, Tontitown and Farmington had crews out working the several acre fire. They said the fire is controlled, but is still smoking as of 5 p.m.

They said crews called the Arkansas Forestry Commission to possibly bring in a plow to assist. Officials did not say if any buildings or homes were threatened by the grass fire.