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To-do project spreads into property fire

JONEDBORO, AR (KAIT) – Dry ground helped fire spread from ato-do project to a shed Thursday afternoon.

According to Battalion Chief Brett Winsted, homeowners on301 Magnolia St. were trying to burn off a tree stump when the fire spreadacross dry ground on their shed.

Fortunately, fire crews were able to prevent the fire fromspreading to the home and surrounding areas.

No one was harmed in the fire, and the shed is heavilydamaged.

Winsted warned residents to be careful since fires canspread so easily in weather conditions like these.

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