Grass fire burns in field near Beltline

Grass fire burns in field near Beltline
Field burning on Beltline right next to Peterson-Arnes. Photo courtesy Darrel Moats.

EUGENE, Ore. -- Fire crews battled a grass fire near the Beltline Thursday in West Eugene.

Officials with the fire department said the fire started in a grassy field that runs along W 11th and may have burned some nearby trees. 

The fire marshall was called out Thursday afternoon to investigate what caused the two-alarm fire. 

This is a developing story, updates will be posted when they are released.