Wapello County crews respond to grass fire
NEAR OTTUMWA, Iowa —
Wapello County firefighters responded to a grass fire near Ottumwa Wednesday.
Crews were called to a report of a field on fire at 15111 Eddyville Road around noon. Firefighters called for more manpower and had the flames under control within minutes.
The Ottumwa Fire Department was called to assist with the fire. As Ottumwa firefighters cleared the scene Wednesday, they were called to respond to a car crash about a mile up the road on Highway 63.