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UPDATE: Fire burns 65 acres near Mixon

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UPDATE: Officials tell us the fire has now been completely contained and have gotten a total size of 65 acres burned.

UPDATE: Officials with the North Cherokee Fire Department tell us the fire is now about 65% contained. It's estimated size is around 125 acres.

They also tell us earlier today structures were threatened, but now none are. No structures have been damaged, and the cause is unknown.

2 airplanes are currently dumping fire retardant on the blaze.

MIXON, TX (KLTV) - Officials tell us a grass fire is currently burning near County Road 4910 near Mixon.

Bullard fire department is on the scene and is working with 6 bulldozers to try and contain the fire.

Several homes are threatened at this time.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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