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Wildfire burns eight acres of Natchez Trace

Source: WTVA Source: WTVA
LEE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Natchez Trace Parkway Fire Management officers battled a wildfire just outside the Tupelo city limits Thursday afternoon.

The blaze happened right off Beech Springs Road near the North Ridge Crossing Neighborhood around 3:30.

Officers managed to contain the fire, but do not know what started it

Officer Mark McDonson said that the fire is still currently under investigation.

Signs are up now warning drivers about the smoke.

We'll bring you more details once they become available to us.

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