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Blacksmith shop fire spreads to field in Canby

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CANBY, OR (KPTV) -

Canby Fire District responded to a report of a grass fire in Canby around 3:04 p.m. on Tuesday.

First reports said the fire, located on Dave Road, was about 10 feet by 10 feet. When firefighters arrived to the scene the fire had grown to more than 100 feet by 100 feet.

According to Canby Fire District, the fire started in a small blacksmith shop where the owner had forged a piece of metal. The owner said he thought it had cooled down before he went into the house for a break.

Crews from Canby and Aurora were able to extinguish the fire.

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