Range testing sparks fire on Redstone Arsenal, Smoke seen throughout Tennessee Valley

Image courtesy of MGN Online

Image courtesy of MGN Online

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. – Redstone Arsenal fire departments are working to put out a grass fire caused by testing on one of the ranges  today.

The fire crept into a wooded area causing smoke to be visible throughout the Tennessee Valley.

The Arsenal fire department is on the scene with air support to monitor the effects of the fire.

The fire is ongoing at this time.

WHNT News 19 is working to gather more details on this situation and will update you on-air, online and on social media.