At 2:15 pm on July 4th, Local 2086 and 2164 members were dispatched to a report of a small grass fire threatening a home at 5607 S. Curtice Street. First arriving Engine 11 sized-up a fast moving small vegetation fire in the backyard and open field behind the address with nearby structures threatened. Thanks to the quick actions of responding crews the damage was minimal to a detached garage and the fence, no other structures were damaged. There were no injuries. The cause of the fire was a discarded cigarette.