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12 ETX fires being investigated as arson

YANTIS, TX (KLTV) - Late Wednesday evening, the Wood County Fire Marshal Randy Selman says crews responded to eight fires, all within a one hour time period.

Authorities say four of the fires were on CR 1700, three on CR 1810, and one more on CR 1807.

Selman says on Tuesday night, crews responded to four brush fires on CR 1326, all within 100 yards of each other. He also commented the "MO" is very similar.

The fires are being investigated as arson.

A suspect vehicle is described as a dark blue or navy SUV, similar to a humvee, possibly a Toyota or a Jeep.

If you have any information, please contact the Wood County Sheriff's Department.

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