Grass fire threatening homes in Jones Co.


JONES COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) — Crews are fighting a grass fire in Jones County that is reportedly threatening two homes in the area.

According to witnesses at the scene, a power line broke and caught a field on fire at FM 2746 and Private Road 447 around 3:45 Thursday afternoon.

The Anson Fire Department and Jones County Sheriff’s Office are on the scene.

A woman who lives nearby said her electricity went out, and then she could smell the smoke from the fire.

Witnesses say the fire is moving north.

Stick with for more information as it becomes available.

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