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Cass County declared a disaster zone

CASS COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Cass County has issued a Declaration of Disaster in the wake of the massive wildfire that has ravaged through the county this week.

This Declaration of Disaster notifies the state that the county is in a condition that it may need to request additional resources.

County Judge Charles L. McMichael issued the declaration Tuesday, saying that the county is under imminent threat of severe damage, injury of loss of life or property resulting from wildfires due to drought and other weather related conditions.

Click here to read Declaration of Disaster.

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