GRANBURY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – There was a frantic evacuation during a grass fire near Granbury Monday afternoon.
The fire got within 200 yards of Second Chance Farms.READ MORE: Governor Abbott Announces End To Federal Pandemic-Related Unemployment Benefits In Texas
It’s a place for special needs animals that are blind, deaf or missing a limb.READ MORE: Grapevine Police Share Image Of Man Wanted For Allegedly Stabbing, Carjacking An Uber Driver
The farm’s owner saw the smoke and sent out alerts and a Facebook post calling for help to get the 100 or so animals to safety.
“And help came from all over,” said Sandi Walker. “We had, I don’t know, a line maybe about a mile long of cars, trucks, trailers. They came to load horses, donkeys, whatever they could.”MORE NEWS: 2 Tornadoes Touched Down In Dallas County Sunday, National Weather Service Confirms
Volunteers are returning the animals to the farm and the power was being turned back on Monday night.