Fire crews battle grass fire in southeast Fresno


FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Fire crews are battling a grass fire in southeast Fresno.

The fire started at around 3:30 p.m. near Willow and Butler avenues.

The fast-moving grass fire was threatening nearby homes at Pitt and Florence avenues. Fire officials say no homes were damaged.

Firefighters will be working on the fire for the next couple of hours, drivers are asked to avoid the area.

The cause remains under investigation. This is a developing story.

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