Large grass fire reported near Canton
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:20:34 GMT —
Firefighters from all over Northeast Missouri are being dispatched to a large grass fire southwest of Canton.
Lewis County 911 called for all available personnel from departments in Canton, Monticello, LaGrange and the surrounding area.
The fire is on about 20-acres of land along 316th Ave. near Route P and the Oak Street exit off of Highway 61.
Firefighters said the fire started as a control burn. The wind caused the fire to spread.
We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.