CHICKASHA, Okla. --
Two firefighters were hurt on Thursday afternoon battling a grass fire in Grady County, authorities confirmed.
It happened near Chickasha. The firefighters suffered first- and second-degree burns.
Authorities said the firefighters are in a local hospital but are expected to survive.
The grass fire was still burning as of 5 p.m. Thursday.
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