Crews responding to grass fire off CR 356 near the Smith County line

River Road Grass Fire

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Fire crews are responding to a grass fire in Smith County.

According to the Smith County Fire Marshal’s Office, the fire is reported to be off CR 356 near the Smith/Upshur County line.

Battalion Chief JD Smith with Smith County ESD 2 said they were dispatched to a pasture fire that was headed towards woods at 2:45 p.m.

A fire line was cut to try and prevent areas ahead of the flames from burning. The fire crossed property lines but is under control at this time.

Crews from Winona, Red Springs, Jackson Heights, ESD 2, the Texas Forest Service, and Big Sandy are on the scene.

(Source: KLTV)

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