Firefighters ensure a grass fire along the Lougheed Highway by Lake Errock is completely out. / Kevin Mills Photo

Grass fire along Lougheed Highway snuffed out

Local firefighters managed to quickly contain the blaze near Lake Errock

Members of the North Fraser Fire Department were called out to a grass fire in the Lake Errock area on Monday afternoon.

The fire, which started at about 3 p.m. covered a large area of grass along the Lougheed Highway, by Watkins Road.

Crews were able to contain the blaze quickly before it reached a nearby structure.