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Madison Co. wheat field partially burned in fire

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Officials estimated 4.5 acres of wheat had been destroyed in the fire. (Source: MGN Online) Officials estimated 4.5 acres of wheat had been destroyed in the fire. (Source: MGN Online)
MADISON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

A fire in a wheat field charred over four acres of ground in Madison County Wednesday.

It happened at 3 p.m. in a field across from 189 Lacy Circle.

Toney Fire & Rescue officials said two road attack trucks, one engine and medical units were sent to the scene.

About half an acre was involved when teams arrived. Officials said the wheat had not been harvested, and about 4.5 acres had been destroyed.

No injuries were reported. Madison County deputies and the county fire marshal are investigating.

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