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UPDATE: Fire burning north of Winnsboro Contained

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UPDATE: Fire crews have contained this fire. We have the full updated story here

UPDATE: Winsborro police department tells us at least five fire departments at the scene of the grass fire that is threatening several homes and farm land. According to authorities, crews have been battling this fire for about three hours. We are told the Lake Cypress helicopter is on its way.

UPDATE: One structure has burned and others are in danger near Winnsboro and Lake Cypress Springs, said Franklin County 'S Sheriff Fletcher.

WINNSBORO, TX (KLTV) - A fire is burning near Winnsboro and Lake Cypress Springs.

Franklin County sheriffs are in route to the fire.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

We have a slide show of all the pictures from the fires around East Texas

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