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Fire in SE Marion Co. now contained

MARION COUNTY, TX (KSLA) - Fire officials in Marion County,  report that residents are safe Thursday morning as firefighters have now contained a massive wildfire in the area.

The Boot Walker Fire, as fire officials are now calling it, continues to burn closer to Jefferson, Texas, just South of Highway 49 and East of Highway 43.

According to the Texas Forestry Service, with the help of aerial support and determined ground crews, this wildfire will soon be put out.

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