Kimball Township brush fire out after prompting evacuations

Posted at 12:55 PM, Mar 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-08 16:34:39-05

Several homes in Kimball Township were evacuated after a downed line sparked a fire that spread due to high winds.

The fire started in the 5700 block of Griswold, and has been put out.

Kimball Township Fire Department responded to the scene. They were being assisted by Marysville and Port Huron Township Fire Departments.

Deputies from the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office and Michigan State Police went door to door to evacuate homes in the area.

Wadhams Road at Griswold Road are back open. 

No injuries have been reported at this time.