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Grass fires burn 40 acres in northern Smith Co.

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A total of 40 acres burned Tuesday afternoon, after several grass fires broke out in the northern part of Smith County.

Smith County Fire Marshal's Office worked grass fires on FM 757, FM 1252, and CR 3131, south of Gladewater.

The fires are under control, and were contained to heavily wooded areas.

The Texas Forest Service also assisted local firefighters with plows.

Firefighters are still putting out hot spots, and would like to remind people that dry conditions exist.

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