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Out of Control Brush Fire on Weir Road

DelmerFIre1MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (4/5/13) – At approximately 5:00 this evening, April 5, 2013, the Greenville Fire Department and Emergency Management responded to a report of an out of control brush fire on Weir Road, just up from Friendship Baptist Church.

Once on the scene, firefighters found that a fire was burning throughout an area behind a home. The fire mostly consisted of dried grass, brush and dried leaves throughout the area.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze, with no structure damage on the property home, nearby homes and other nearby structures.

Greenville Fire Department was assisted on the scene by Emergency Management.

 

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J.L. Graham
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