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Fire Crews Respond to Grass Fire in San Patricio County

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SAN PATRICIO COUNTY (Kiii News) -

A controlled burn in San Patricio County got out of hand Sunday morning. The Gregory Fire Department was called out to a grass fire at the Tradewinds Estate at around 10:30 a.m.

The grass fire was inching closer to an abandoned house, but fire crews were able to save the structure. In all, about 15 acres were burned.

There were no injuries in this fire. The resident who started the fire did receive a citation because San Patricio County is under a burn ban.

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