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Overheated lawn trimmer started grassfire

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COMANCHE COUNTY, OK (KSWO) - An overheated lawn trimmer is to blame for a Tuesday evening grassfire that burned about four acres.

Around 6:30 p.m., volunteer firefighters were called to tackle the blaze along Highway 65 near Hulen in eastern Comanche County.

Firefighters say a man was edging his trailer home when the machine got hot, catching the grass on fire.  No one was injured. Firefighters put the blaze out in about 20 minutes.

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