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Big Blaze Burns Hundreds of Acres

    Firefighters in Clay County are watching for hot spots tonight after a large grass fire this afternoon. 

    That grass fire is estimated to have burned anywhere between 600 to 1,000 acres. 

    The blaze began around 3:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon. 

    Jolly, Dean, Henrietta, Thornberry, Byers, Petrolia and Holliday Firefighters battled the blaze.     

    Firefighters will continue to monitor that area incase winds shift or the flames rekindle.

    Investigators are searching for what caused those flames to break out in the first place.

    Stay with 6 as we follow that investigation.
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