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Crews extinguish large woods fire in Brunswick Co.

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

Firefighters in Brunswick County extinguished a large woods fire on River Road about three miles north of Orton Plantation.

According to Captain Tyler Johnson with the Boiling Spring Lakes Fire/Rescue Squad, one camper, one shed, and two vehicles were involved.

Johnson said nearly 10 acres of wooded area off Hwy 133 burned from the fire.

No injuries have been reported and no occupied structures are in danger, according to Johnson.

Johnson said crews have now contained the fire.

Assistance is being provided from Winnabow, Sunny Point and the NC Forestry Service.

Brunswick County Fire Marshal, Scott Garner says the fire originated in the camper and spread quickly.

Garner says it appears the cause of the fire is not suspicious.

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