10 fire departments battle large grass fire in McPherson County

Courtesy Chief Jim Unruh, Marquette Fire
Courtesy Chief Jim Unruh, Marquette Fire

MCPHERSON COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – Multiple fire departments came together Sunday to fight a large grass fire in Mcpherson County.

The flame started early Sunday afternoon, in a very rural area a few miles south and west of Lindsborg.

Fire crews from 10 different departments and 43 trucks battled the grass fire.

By 5 p.m., officials say they had it 90 percent contained.

Officials said there were no injuries. No buildings burned in the fire.