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Officials confirm cause of Hawkins tire fire

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

HAWKINS, TX (KLTV) - Hawkins fire officials now confirm the cause of the massive tire fire in Hawkins last week is arson.

They have not released specific details as to how it was started but do say a contractor is scheduled to begin clean up Tuesday. They also say some state funding is covering costs.

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