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Hawkins tire fire has been put out

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

HAWKINS, TX (KLTV) - The tire fire in Hawkins which burned for nearly two days has been put out.

Classes have resumed in the Hawkins ISD Thursday morning. Firefighters will remain at the scene of the blaze to make sure no hot-spots in the pile flare up again.

Hawkins could get financial help from the state to remove the tires. The EPA is also monitoring the air quality around the site.

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