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Fire consumes shed and pasture before being knocked down

POCAHONTAS, AR (KAIT) – A brush fire consumes a shed and a couple of acres of pasture Friday afternoon just north of Pocahontas.

According to firefighters, a brush fire broke out on Bellview Road just north of Pocahontas. Firefighters were able to contain the fire and knock down the blaze before it spread to nearby homes. A shed was consumed by the fire.

The owner of the property said no one was home at the time of the fire, and she has no idea how the fire started.

A brisk wind around that area helped spread the fire.

No one was injured in the fire.

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