Fire in Hutchinson County is out
Mon, 28 Feb 2011 15:38:33 GMT —
Pronews 7 has confirmed that the fire in Hutchinson County is out.
Danny Richards, the Hutchinson County Emergency Management Coordinator, said the fire burned between 35,000-38,000 acres of land. Richards said there were no reports of residences or businesses being destroyed but that a few outbuildings, storage barns and tool sheds did suffer some damage. Two minor injuries are being reported for smoke inhalation and cinder in an eye. Richards said that some cattle were in the area and that they are trying to determine if there were any losses.
Crews remain on scene at this time mopping up hotspots, they are also working fires at oil field facilities.