UPDATE: 9:15 p.m. – The fire is 100% contained, according to CSFD Lieutenant Aaron McConnellogue. Crews are still working on hotspots with assistance of the CSFD drone. Lieutenant McConnellogue credits the quick response of fire crews for knocking the fire down before it reached nearby homes.
COLORADO SPRINGS — Colorado Springs Fire Department (CSFD) is working a grass fire on Straus Lane, near Fillmore and I-25.
CSFD Tweeted about the fire just before 8 p.m. and estimated the fire around 2 acres.
This story will be updated.