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Stafford County Fire: Multiple fires caused by lightning Tuesday night

Firefighters in Stafford County said lightning strikes led to multiple grass fires in the...
Firefighters in Stafford County said lightning strikes led to multiple grass fires in the Quivira Wildlife Refuge on April 6, 2021.(Julie Lyon)
Published: Apr. 7, 2021 at 7:40 AM CDT
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STAFFORD COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) - Stafford County had multiple reports of grass fires Tuesday night due to lightning strikes.

One of the largest fires burned in the area of K-19 and 105th Avenue.

Fire crews remain on scene monitoring the fire that is actively burning, but due to difficult swamp-like conditions, crews aren’t able to reach some of the blaze, according to the county fire department.

Crews from all through the county responded to multiple reports of grass fires last night likely due to lightning...

Posted by Stafford County Fire Department on Wednesday, April 7, 2021

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