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Firefighters called to Easter Monday grass fire in south Edmonton

Crews battle a grass fire at 21 Avenue SW and 103A Street in Edmonton on April 1, 2024. (Cam Wiebe/CTV News Edmonton) Crews battle a grass fire at 21 Avenue SW and 103A Street in Edmonton on April 1, 2024. (Cam Wiebe/CTV News Edmonton)
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Firefighters were called to a grass fire in south Edmonton on Monday afternoon.

The fire broke out just after 12:30 p.m. in the area of 21 Avenue SW and 103A Street.

Six crews were on scene by 12:41 p.m.

Firefighters on scene had to contend with breezy conditions, which caused the fire to spread to some nearby trees.

The fire was still considered out-of-control as of 2:07 p.m.

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