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UPDATE: Crews douse brush fire

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

The Philadelphia Fire Department, with help from surrounding agencies, battled a grass fire that torched a neighbor's shed.

Shortly after 3:30 p.m. crews were called to a brush fire on Craighead County Road 787.

A fire commander told Region 8 News the fire spread to a shed on someone else's property.

He said "a good chunk of farmland" was also burned.

Crews from Brookland and other surrounding departments were called to assist.

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