Fire crews douse a grass fire that started in Becker Park behind Priest Valley Arena just after 2 p.m. on Friday.

Fire crews douse a grass fire that started in Becker Park behind Priest Valley Arena just after 2 p.m. on Friday.

Fire breaks out in Becker Park

Vernon firefighters douse flames in Becker Park

  • Jul. 29, 2011 7:00 a.m.

A grass fire sparked local firefighters into action Friday.

The Vernon Fire Department was busy dousing a fire in Becker Park shortly after 2 p.m.

As of press time, crews had the fire under control from spreading to any nearby structures. The park is situated behind the Priest Valley Arena and Vernon Recreation Complex and in a residential area.