Firefighters battle grass fire west of Anson


JONES COUNTY, Texas - Firefighters battled a grass fire Friday near County Road 157, roughly five miles west of Anson.

At least several hundred acres were burned.

Fire officials in Jones County believe it started as a result of a vehicle fire.

A request for "mutual aid," meaning assistance from other fire departments, came just after 1:20 p.m. Friday.

KTXS will provide additional details as they become available.

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