Fire Breaks Out Near South Laredo Intersection

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A fire is reported at a busy intersection Tuesday afternoon.

The fire started shortly after 6 p.m. by Jaime Zapata Hwy and Highway 359.

According to the Laredo Fire Department, tires were the cause of the grass fire that broke out near the Los Cuatro Vientos subdivision.

Traffic had to be rerouted while crews cleared the area.

Luckily fire officials were able to put the fires out and no injuries were reported.