WEDNESDAY: Morning snow. Total accumulations 2 to 3" along and north of I-72. Windy and much colder. High: 37. Winds: North 25-30 mph, gusting to 45 mph.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy and cold. Low: 24. Winds: North 10-15 ...
UPDATED: Field Fire in Northeast Springfield
UPDATED September 11 at 1:25 p.m.
A field fire burnt about 5 acres at the intersection of Ridgely and Carver roads in Springfield. Authorities said the fire started when someone set a couch on fire. A criminal investigation is underway.
We'll keep you updated.
UPDATED September 11 at 12:09 p.m.
Crews are on the scene of a field fire at the intersection of Ridgely and Carver roads in northeast Springfield.
Scanner traffic indicates the fire is covering about 25 acres.
We have a reporter on the scene and will bring you more information as it becomes available.
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