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Crews working large grass fire east of Tyler

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Arp and Jackson Heights Volunteer Fire Departments, along with Chapel Hill, Overton, and New London Fire Department, are working a grass fire in the 23,800 block of CR 26 in Smith County.

So far, authorities say the fire has claimed 40 acres.

Two nearby homes are threatened.

Officials say 60 bales of hay are close to the fire's edge.

CR 26 is south of Hwy 31, about 10 miles east of Tyler.

We have a crew en route. Stay tuned to KLTV.com for details.

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