Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

July 27, 2012

Grass fire consumes more than 200 acres


Daily Iowegian

CENTERVILLE — The Moulton Fire Department was called to a grass fire in the 27000 block of 450th Street in Appanoose County Friday afternoon. The owner of the property said a small fire that apparently was started by a tree that had been struck by lightning the day before and was thought to be put out wasn't and has now torched more than 200 acres of land.