Little Dixie Fire Protection District Station 1 was dispatched to a natural cover fire at the Glen Zuroweste property in the 12000 block of Audrain Road 931, Mexico at 3:41 p.m. Friday.


Upon arrival firefighters found approximately one acre of grass and brush burning. The fire was attacked and extinguished. A total of three acres had burned before extinguishment. Fire had spread to a neighbor’s property with minor damage.


According to a report from Little Dixie, the owner had dumped ashes around the lagoon earlier in the day which ignited the grass area.


Little Dixie units cleared the scene at 4:02 p.m.

Two pieces of fire apparatus and 15 firefight