BATTLE GROUND, Ind. (WLFI) – Firefighters respond to a grass fire near a Battle Ground home Friday afternoon.
Battle Ground firefighters said the fire burned about two acres. They said a man was burning newspapers away from his home on East 800 North with a garden hose handy. But the fire got out of control, and Battle Ground and Wabash Township fire crews were called in to contain it.
No buildings were damaged and no one was injured in the grass fire.