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Wildfire off of Soncy

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Amarillo, TX - Fire crews remain on the scene of a large wildfire that started Sunday afternoon in Potter County.

The blaze was ignited by a car fire near 9th and Soncy and was quickly carried away by high winds prompting evacuations of many neighborhoods.

Residents in Westcliff, the Woodlands, Cliffside Estates, Mesquite Acres, Tascosita and Stoneridge have been allowed back into their homes.

The fire is contained for the most part however firefighters are concerned high winds could easily cause a flare up.

Seven buildings were reported as being damaged or lost in the fire.