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Benton Co. Firefighters Battle 42 Acre Brush Fire

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NBCRightNow.com - Benton County firefighters had a good size blaze on their hands at the base of Jump Off Joe Butte Friday.  

A spokesman says a bird nest in power lines started the fire around 12:30 p.m. 42 acres of brush burned before crews dug lines around the flames. 

The spokesman warns it is warming up outside and drying out quickly.

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