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Fire Fighters Knock Down Grass Fire Quickly

Fire fighters  say either a cigarette or a spark from a vehicle dragging something is to blame for a grass fire Sunday afternoon in Wichita County.
Quick work by two Texoma fire departments kept the blaze from spreading and getting out of control.
The fire was just along Farm to Market 1739 just east of Electra. The Electra Fire Department along with Punkin Center knocked the flames down to keep it from burning anything other than a batch of mesquite trees.
Before it was under control officials say it burned around 30-acres.

 

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