Grass fire near Augusta Tech

Thursday, May 19, 2011 5:53 PM
Last updated Monday, Aug 29, 2011 9:21 PM
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A grass fire broke out this afternoon near Augusta Tech College by Bobby Jones Expressway and I-520, according to Richmond County sheriff’s dispatch.

Sgt. Mary Johnson said they received a call at 4:25 p.m. and authorities were sent out to contain the fire. No persons or buildings were believed to be in danger.

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my.voice 05/19/11 - 07:00 pm
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Shew.......slow news day

Shew.......slow news day

Nightwing
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Nightwing 05/19/11 - 08:57 pm
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Seems as if this happens

Seems as if this happens every year.

chinagrace
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chinagrace 05/20/11 - 08:07 am
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Wow, this story is a serious

Wow, this story is a serious understatement. They were one good wind gust away from losing a building.

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