Brush fire reported in Kanawha County, WV - WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports

Brush fire reported in Kanawha County, WV

Posted: Updated:

What started as a controlled burn turned into a large brush fire in Kanawha County, WV.

According to dispatchers, it was reported at 11:34 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, outside of a residence in the area of 756 Acorn Drive, off Chestnut Road, in Alum Creek.

Dispatchers say a woman called 911 saying her husband was burning brush, but it got out of control, spreading over two acres of brush, and also had reported exposure problems.  

No injuries were reported.

The Alum Creek Volunteer Fire Department, along with the Davis Creek Ruthdale Volunteer Fire Department responded.

Dispatchers say the scene was cleared shortly after 1 p.m.