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Grass fire reported near KAIT's tower in Egypt

EGYPT, AR (KAIT) -

Fire crews are working a grass fire in western Craighead County near KAIT’s tower in Egypt, according to Fire Chief Trent Edwards.

Live video from Egypt shows smoke rising near the tower, but the tower is not on fire. The Arkansas Forestry Commission has been called in to build a berm around the tower.

Region 8 News has a crew on the scene and will update on Region 8 News at 6.

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