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Dry conditions, high winds cause brush fire
ARGYLE -- Firefighters were called to a brush fire in Argyle Sunday afternoon. Fire departments from throughout Washington County remained on the scene through Monday. The fire chief told CBS 6 that piles of tires also caught fire, which was a big problem for firefighters.
The cause of that fire with an unattended campfire. The fire consumed to five acres.
Down in Columbia County firefighters were busy battling a blaze Sunday afternoon as well.
That fire was extinguished by Sunday evening.
High winds, low humidity and recent dry conditions helped fuel these fires.