Crews Contain Field Fire in Buchanan County

By Jonathan Cooper |

Published 03/31 2014 10:21PM

Updated 04/01 2014 09:32AM

(BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo.) A late night grass fire in rural Buchanan County had crews busy.

Firefighters were called to a field off of Contrary Creek road near Highway 59 around 9:30 p.m. Monday night.

Flames and smoke shot high into the air as strong gusts of winds fueled the fire.

Multiple fire trucks and engines worked to put out the fire.

Crews had the blaze under control by 10:30 p.m.

There is still no word on what caused the fire.

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