Field of standing corn involved in fire, also spreading to hedgerows. Field measuring approximately 4 acres. Fire fighters currently using beaters to extinguish fire. Updated Incident Information: Good efforts being made by fire crews knocking down fire, bulk of the fire is confined to the field involved, hot spots still being found in the hedgerow, some appliances will be released shortly. Public Statement Issued:
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