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Firefighters control grass fire threatening homes, livestock in Salem

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Photo: Marion Co. Sheriff's Office Photo: Marion Co. Sheriff's Office
Photo: Marion Co. Sheriff's Office Photo: Marion Co. Sheriff's Office
SALEM, OR (KPTV) -

Firefighters got control of a high-risk grass fire in Salem on Thursday that threatened homes and livestock.

Marion County Fire District #1 responded to the 4300 block of Hazelgreen Road at 3 p.m.

Firefighters arrived to a wind-driven grassfire that was moving fast. They aggressively fought the fire and got it under control in under 30 minutes.

No homes were damaged and no animals were hurt.

Twenty firefighters and 11 fire vehicles responded to the scene.

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