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Power line sparks fire near Chapel Hill

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The Chapel Hill Volunteer Fire Department is on the scene of a grass fire off of FM 850, about 10 miles outside of Tyler.

According to officials, a tree fell over onto a power line. When the power line hit the ground, sparks flew, igniting the brush and grass.

Crews are fighting high winds in controlling the blaze.

At this time, no homes are threatened.

We have a crew on scene. More updates will be posted as they become available.

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