LOGAN COUNTY, Okla. – Fire crews are canceling the evacuation for Logan County residents after a large grass fire burned through the area.
Officials say a grass fire that started around 12:00 p.m. near Hiwassee Road and Triplett Road burned more than 1,300 acres of land.
According to Guthrie Fire Chief Eric Harlow, at least seven units were called to the fire, including Cashion, Deer Creek, Woodcrest, Meridian, Oak Cliff, Guthrie, and Edmond.
Officials also called in air support.
Earlier, fire crews asked residents in the path of the fire to evacuate.
According to the Guthrie Fire Department, if you live east of Choctaw Road to XXX road, or north of Prairie Grove Road to Highway 105, you were in the evacuation zone.
Residents in the area were asked to go east or west.
However, around 5:45 p.m., officials called off the evacuation and allowed residents back into the area.
Bob Moore Chopper 4 Pilot Jon Welsh says at least one home was destroyed in the fire.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol closed down I-35 in the area for about an hour due to heavy smoke. The road re-opened around 4:30 p.m.
Helen Price with the Lazy E Arena says they opened up stalls for any livestock that needs to be moved. However, please check with the arena security first.
No word on any injuries at this time.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.