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Firefighters contain 1,000-acre brush fire near Royal City

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GRANT COUNTY, Wash. -

Firefighters in Grant County say a brush fire that burned 1,000 acres near Royal City is contained Wednesday evening.

Crews from several fire districts, the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management worked together to contain the Division Road fire, which was burning on State Route 26 and Division Road. Firefighters worked with landowners to move livestock, but no homes were threatened and no evacuation orders were issued. 

Crews will remain on the scene of the fire overnight to monitor the fire and mop up any hot spots.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation. 

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