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Howard County VFD Called Out to Ground Fire on Friday Morning

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NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - Volunteer firefighters in Howard County braved the freezing temperatures on Friday morning to battle a ground fire.

Firefighters were called out to the southwest part of the county for what they thought was a tank battery fire.

When they arrived at the scene, they spotted a gas flare that was spraying liquid and causing a ground fire.

Company Personnel shut the lines off to the flare which put out the flames.