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Fire spreads through empty field, fire department saves homes

LAWTON, Okla._The Lawton Fire Department has extinguished a fire off of southwest 49th Street near Eisenhower High School.

The fire department believes a Mylar balloon floated into a nearby power line around 1:30 p.m. and caused the initial spark. A small field and a few back yards were set on fire. The incident also knocked out power in some of the homes in the neighborhood.

The fire department was able to extinguish the fire before it spread to any homes.


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