Thursday, July 05, 2012
CSW BREAKING: Large Brush Fire Causes Evacuations of Homes in Western Lawrence KS
Fire crews from Johnson County KS have been called to assist the Lawrence Fire department on a large brush fire threatening structures in west Lawrence...
Several crews from other Douglas County-area departments have also been summonded.
According to the LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD online- the fire is in an area "east of Kansas Highway 10 near the area where Bob Billings Parkway dead-ends" and threatens " homes on Palisades Drive" near the Langston Hughes Elementary school.
As of 12:30 pm Thursday afternoon- this fire is under control with no homes damaged.