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Highway 114 closed for short time due to grass fire

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Updated: 3/23/2013 10:57 pm

A major grassfire caused part of Highway 114 to shut down Saturday evening.

Authorities say the fire has been contained. Multiple fire crews responded to the blaze around 8 p.m Saturday. Many structures were in the line of the fire, mostly mobile homes.

DPS told FOX 34 the highway was closed from FM 2378 at the Hockley County line to East of Smyer. The road has now been opened.

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