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Fire Burns Miles Of Land Near Temvik


A fire started by a tractor disc ends up burning miles of land near Temvik, south of Hazelton.

Fire crews responded late this morning to this area about five miles east of Temvik.

Linton Fire Chief Nolan Anderson says a farmer was planting in his field this morning when a tractor disc hit a rock which sparked --- and started a fire.

The strong winds quickly spread the fire burning an area for miles.

Nine fire departments responded, including a crew from Pollock South Dakota.

The fire was under control late this afternoon, crews are still monitoring the area for hot spots.

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