Carter County grass fire claims more than 100 acres

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ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) -- A fire in rural Carter County burned approximately 120 acres on Thursday just off Convict Hill Road.

A fire in rural Carter County burned approximately 120 acres on Thursday just off Convict Hill Road.

The first call came in around 11:30 a.m. of a report of a grass fire.

"If you've never been through it you don't know the emotions," resident Jimmy Thompson said. "It is pitiful now. There's nothing you can do but sit there and watch it burn. That's all you can do."



 
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