NORTH WEBSTER — A grass fire spread to three residential yards and a field along East Backwater Road Tuesday night and damaged a barn.
Firefighters were unsure how or where the grass fire started, but North Webster Tippecanoe Volunteer Fire Department Senior Battalion Chief Cody Manges said a barn behind the home at 8337 E. Backwater Road sustained damage.
About two-thirds of the barn was burned. The house also had minor damage, Manges said.
North Webster Tippecanoe Fire Department responded to the fire at 5:12 p.m., and was assisted by Syracuse Fire Department.
The fire was under control by 6 p.m., Manges said.
No injuries were reported.
Kosciusko County Central Dispatch also received a report of a grass fire in Etna Green early Tuesday night. No details were available.