MPSD Responds To Grass Fire At Airport

No one was injured when a fire broke out at the Mexico Memorial airport at around 11:37 this morning.

According to Mexico Public Safety, crews discovered a lawn mower had malfunctioned causing the blaze. The driver of the mower attempted to drive it across the field, spreading the fire.

The lawn mower incurred extensive damage, and a large portion of grass around the runway was burned.

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