Fire fighters on scene of wildfire in Upshur Co. - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

UPDATE: 30 acre wildfire in Upshur Co. contained

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UPSHUR COUNTY (KYTX) - A 50 acre fire in Upshur County is contained. Three fire departments responded to the wildfire in northern Upshur County.

Lafayette, Ewell, and Bettie Fire Departments responded to the blaze on FM 1975.

Bettie Fire Department tells CBS 19 that the fire grew to approximately 30 acres.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

No property or lives were in danger. A bulldozer was called to the scene to make a barrier to stop help control the fire.

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