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Grass Fire Breaks Out On Lawrence Road

A grass fire on Lawrence Road in Wichita Falls is under investigation.

Reports of the fire behind Academy Sports & Outdoors came in around 2 p.m. Monday.

Ten units responded to the call. It took about 20 firefighters 20 minutes to extinguish the fire. There was no structural damage to any of the surrounding buildings.

Fire officials said the cause is under investigation but they believe it was probably started by a cigarette.

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