Officials investigating Hockley County grass fire - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Officials investigating Hockley County grass fire

HOCKLEY COUNTY, TX (KCBD) -

A grass fire that started around 2:30 Thursday afternoon 1 mile west of Levelland is now under control.

Highway 114 was closed briefly due to smoke, but has since been reopened. No structures were damaged.

Officials initially thought the fire might have been caused by a downed electric line, but are now investigating other possible causes.

Hockley County lifted their burn ban on Tuesday, Jan. 3, but no connection has been made at this time.

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