Small Grass Fires Burn Land Along Highway 412

Monday, February 28th 2011, 6:47 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA COUNTY – Several small grass fires burned land along Highway 412 east of Tulsa Monday afternoon.

SkyNews6 caught the patches of burned grass from the sky on Highway 412 just east of the Will Rogers Turnpike in Rogers County.

SkyNews6 pilot Will Kavanagh said firefighters from Rolling Hills had been on scene battling the flames.

Traffic was delayed while firefighters worked to get the flames under control.

There are no reports of any injuries or damage.

Another grass fire burned land along the Turner Turnpike Monday afternoon.  The Oklahoma Highway Patrol shut down both eastbound and westbound lanes of the turnpike at mile marker 151 while crews got the fire under control.

2/28/2011 Related Story: Turner Turnpike Reopens As Crews Continue Battling Grass Fire