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Forest Fires Break Out in Columbus and Bladen Counties

MARCH 17, 2006 -- Firefighters in Columbus County worked to put out several forest fires on Friday afternoon.

The fires sparked along the Columbus County and Bladen County border.

The largest of these fires has burned about 45 acres of private land.

The two counties are fighting the flames with at least seven tanker trucks and three airplanes.

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