AHNAPEE, Wis. (WFRV) – Hours after an active grass fire was first reported in Kewaunee County, officials have confirmed that the incident has been resolved and fire units are clearing the area.

According to the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department, the Saturday afternoon grass fire near the area of CTH D and Washington Road has been extinguished.

No further information is available at this time, Local 5 will continue to update this story as it progresses.

Original Story: Active grass fire in Kewaunee County, deputies ask to avoid area

SATURDAY 7/30/2022 2 p.m.

AHNAPEE, Wis. (WFRV) – According to the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department, there is an active grass fire near the area of CTH D and Washington Road.

Authorities are asking traffic to avoid the area.

Deputies say that the Algoma Fire Department and other local fire crews are working to put out the fire.

No other information was provided.

Local 5 will update this story if more details become available.