12-31-05 – Firefighters in Denison battled a large grassfire Saturday afternoon. It started near a home in the 700 block of East Texas.
Firefighters say a homeowner was using a meat smoker early Saturday morning and one of the coals rolled onto the grass and ignited a fire later in the day.
Firefighters say the homeowner poured water on the smoker, but it wasn’t enough to prevent the fire.
Three acres of land were burned and a home was damaged in the blaze. It took firefighters more than four hours to contain the fire.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.