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Large grass fire now out near Higgins

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Amarillo, TX -  Fire officials are still searching for hot spots after a large grass fire between Higgins and Glazier, near the Texas - Oklahoma state line.

The Canadian Fire Chief tells us the fire began around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon off US 60.

The fire burned approximately 29,611 acres and was put out around 2:00 Wednesday morning.

NewsChannel 10 was told two dwellings and four out-buildings were destroyed and seven homes were threatened.
   
Close to 30 fire departments responded.