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UPDATE: Grass fire in Kilgore has been contained

Photo Source: April Davidson Photo Source: April Davidson
Photo Source: April Davidson Photo Source: April Davidson

UPDATE: This fire started just after noon on Sunday. Both the Texas Forestry service and Kilgore fire crews responded and put out the blaze. 

Initially some homes were threatened, but officials tell us now that no damage has been reported to any homes.

Roads were also closed due to the fire crossing some roads, but now all roads are back open.

 

UPDATE: Kilgore officials say close to 10 acres is currently burning.

Kilgore Fire Department is on the scene.  Officials tell us Overton Fire Department is on stand by.

 

KILGORE, TX (KLTV) - A grass fire is currently burning near Gulf Camp road in Kilgore.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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