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Rib Mountain FD fights fire for 9 hours


Rib Mountain Fire Department officials say they fought a fire just south of the Rib Mountain Waste Yard for close to nine hours Saturday. They say the fire covered a fairly large area of about 100-300 yards. Officials say it was under control after about three hours.

Deputy Chief Andy Schlagel tells Newsline 9 a granite pit that holds some bio mass caught on fire. There is no cause at this time.

Fire officials say no one was injured.

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