Grant fire reported to be contained

Posted at: 04/30/2013 10:45 PM
Updated at: 05/01/2013 5:15 PM
By: Staff

New Mexico State Forestry officials said the fire was 100 percent contained as of 1 a.m. Wednesday.  The fire covered about 15 acres.

Two homes and a barn were threatened by the fire, and five power poles were damaged.   20 horses also had the be evacuated from the barn.

Otero County crews were on the scene Wednesday morning to check for hot spots.