Fireworks Ignite Small Grassfire In Edmond

Thursday, February 17th 2011, 11:08 pm
By: News 9

EDMOND, Oklahoma -- Fireworks ignited a grassfire at an Edmond park Thursday night.

Witnesses called police Thursday evening when they saw the grass catch fire near the skate ramp at Mitch Park in north Edmond. Police said it appeared some kids were shooting off fireworks.

The blaze spread quickly, but firefighters were able to put out the blaze before they could threaten any homes.

Oklahoma County is one of 17 counties across Oklahoma under a burn ban.