GFD responds to grass fire in Barrigada

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

Guam – The Guam Fire Department has responded to a grass fire behind Katz & Sons in Barrigada at around noon. 

The fire prompted a road closure from the intersection of rte25/rte16 to Mendioka St.

According to Kevin Reilly, Guam Fire Department Spokesperson, units are still at the scene as of 2:57. However, the road is now open to traffic.