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70 acre fire now contained in Sumter County

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SUMTER COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

Forestry officials said a controlled burned that spread out of control Thursday is now contained. 

Scott Hawkins with the South Carolina Forestry Commission said the fire is near Live Oak Road and covered at least 70 acres.

 

The individuals that were conducting the controlled burn were written a citation, Hawkins said.

No structures were damaged.

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