Grass fire along I-35 in Love Co.

Published: Aug. 14, 2022 at 12:17 PM CDT
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THACKERVILLE, Okla. (KXII) -A grass fire in Love County on Saturday.

Multiple agencies were called out to Thackerville around 3 p.m. to tackle several grass fires off I-35.

The flames were headed toward Hwy 77 and residents along Sandpiper Road and Red River RV Park were required to evacuate.

Love County Fire believes the flames started by a vehicle which was either dragging a chain or had a bad tire.

Fire officials tell News 12 that it took more than five hours to put out the flames.

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