Brush fire fully contained on Keesler AFB

Brush fire fully contained on Keesler AFB

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - A brush fire at Keesler Air Force Base is now fully contained.

Deputy Chief of Public Affairs Jerry Taranto said the fire started in the grassy area between runways around 10:45 a.m. Thursday.

"Keesler's Fire Department responded immediately," said Taranto. "Now, they are going to investigate what caused the fire."

Taranto said buildings on base were never in any danger.

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