Part of Norwood Lateral, 562, closed after grass fire near 71 - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Traffic flowing again on lateral after grass fire

The grass fire once it was put out The grass fire once it was put out
A shot of the traffic backed up on the lateral from Buckeye Traffic A shot of the traffic backed up on the lateral from Buckeye Traffic
NORWOOD, OH (FOX19) -

Part of the Norwood Lateral is shut down for about a half hour after a grass fire.

A little after 10:00 a.m., Norwood police shut down westbound 562, near the Montgomery Road exit.

A grass fire on the hillside had to be put out for the road to open back up.

At 10:40, the fire was put out and traffic began to flow again.

Fire officials have not released the cause of the fire.

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