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      Large grass fire reported along Rio Grande River in Roma

      Authorities are investigating what caused a large grass fire along the banks of the Rio Grande River in Roma.

      Authorities are investigating what caused a large grass fire along the banks of the Rio Grande River in Roma.

      It all happened in a brushy area off Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Streets in Roma around 4:30 p.m. Friday.

      Roma firefighters told Action 4 News that they put the fire under control shortly after 7 p.m. Friday.

      It's not clear what started the fire but authorities said it moved away from homes and towards the Rio Grande River.

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