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Fire Officials Extinguish Landfill Fire in Howard County

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NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - Howard County and Big Spring fire crews were called out to a fire at the landfill on Sunday.

Howard County Volunteer Fire Chief Tommy Sullivan tells NewsWest 9 they were using dirt to cover the fire and were hosing down dry grass and brush around the area to help contain the fire.

The cause of the fire is not known.

Several other fires occurred throughout the day in Howard County.

Sullivan says elevated fire conditions are expected on Monday as well, so be cautious.