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Firefighters Contain Large Brush Fire in Finley

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FINLEY, Wash. - Fire crews are mopping up after a large brush fire Monday afternoon in Finley.

Firefighters say a man using a saw to cut through cement on his property sent a spark into the dry grass which ignited the blaze.

Crews responded soon after and worked quickly to contain the flames. The fire burned about 20 acres and a row of fruit trees suffered some minor heat damage.

The fire did not threaten any structures.

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