Fire Crews respond to grass fire near Muscatine

MUSCATINE COUNTY, Iowa (KWQC) - Fruitland Fire Department, along with others, battled a grass fire near US Highway 61 and Hershey Avenue near Muscatine.

The call came in early Sunday Afternoon.

Fire Crews say it started as a controlled burn and turned out of control due to high winds and dry vegetation.

This is a developing story, stay tuned for updates.