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Grass fire near Wright damages over 400 acres of land

Grass fire near Wright damages over 400 acres of land

(Wright, Wyo.) At 9:19 a.m. on Thursday morning, Campbell County Fire responded to the report of a grass fire on Highway 387, near Wright. A power pole in the area had broken off during the strong winds yesterday, and set a field aflame. The fire took nearly two hours to get under control, and damaged 481 acres of grassland, only 150 yards from a home. 24 Campbell County firefighters, the Campbell County Sheriff's Office, and 3 private construction owned blades responded to the fire. #county17 #news