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Grass Fire reeks havoc on J2 Ranch Rd

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The Victoria County Fire Department worked to put out a grass fire after a controlled burn went out of control near J2 Ranch Road. 

Officials say ranchers attempted to burn a patch of dry grass as part of a controlled burn. Due to high winds, the fire spread beyond their control, forcing Firefighters to spring into action. Firefighters from Victoria County and Nursery managed to extinguish the fire after more than three hours of work. Officials say they don't have a number for how much property was destroyed by the fire but say it's in the "tens of acres". No one was injured as a result of the fire. The fire is still under investigation.

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