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Homes Saved From Hacker Rd. Fire

Crews have contained a fire on Hacker Rd. in Iowa Park Wednesday afternoon. 

Wichita Falls, Iowa Park and Kamay Fire Departments battled the blaze that sparked a just before 12:30 p.m. 

Kamay Fire Chief Barry Tyler said that 30 to 40 acres were at risk but according to the Texas Forestry Service only about 8-10 acres burned in the fire. 

Three homes were near the blaze, but were not damaged. One shed on a property was slightly burned.

Fire officials told Newschannel 6 they believe the fire was started from hot coals that were not disposed of properly. 

Jack Carney, Newschannel 6

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