Fire departments kept busy battling grass fires this week
March 31, 2022
SVFD answers the call once again with red flag warnings being issued almost daily, conditions are rife for grass fires. The Superior Volunteer Fire department was kept busy fighting fires spread by high winds.
Scott Nondorf, fire chief reported the department dispatched two grass rigs, Saturday, to extinguish a fire which had broken out alongside the BNSF tracks south of Superior between Diamond Avenue and Diamond Road. The fire fighters had the blaze extinguished within 20 minutes.
The department was called upon Monday to fight a roadside fire along the Webber Road south of Superior. No...