Air resources help contain fire at Convict Hill

STEPHENS COUNTY, OK (KSWO) - Several air resources were called out to help with a wildfire that sparked in Stephens County Thursday afternoon.

The fire burned at Convict Hill, just 11 miles southeast of Velma.

Officials say several single engine air tankers, one helicopter and a Bravo Unit, among others, aided ground crews in containing the blaze.

They say the fire burned about 12-hundred acres.

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