Controlled Burn Gets Out Of Hand In Soldier Township

By: Nick Viviani
By: Nick Viviani

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- Grass fires kept fire crews around northeast Kansas busy Friday.

The fire in the attached video was just one of about a half-dozen that crews in Soldier Township handled. They said winds shifted and sent a controlled burn out of hand.

Shawnee Heights fire crews had 13 grass fire calls.

Fortunately, no damage to any buildings was reported.

Posted By: Nick Viviani

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