GFD battles grass fires in Agat, Dededo, and Santa Rita

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A firefighter puts out a grass fire in Barrigada in this file photo from GFD. A fire weather warning is in effect for Guam.

The Guam Fire Department is currently fighting three large grass/trash fires.

One is on Swamp Road in Dededo (grass/trash). Another is along Umang Road in Agat (grass/abandoned vehicle).

The third is on Route 17, Vincente T. Borja St, Santa Rita (grass).

No evacuation notices or road closures have been announced yet.

However, GFD is urging residents and motorists near the area to exercise caution as fire crews are working.

If the smoke or fire is a safety or medical concern for residents in these areas, please self-evacuate until it is safe to return.

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