Firefighters Contain Fire in Charlevoix County
Firefighters in Charlevoix County managed to prevent a grass fire from spreading to a nearby house. The fire in Hudson Township started in the grass Monday afternoon, then hopped a pond and continued into the woods. Three fire departments and the DNRE helped get the flames under control. In the end it left the ground black. The Hudson Township assistant fire chief says the wind carried the fire quickly across the grass. Crews aren't sure what caused it.