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Mallard Fire 99 percent contained after almost 2 weeks

Approximate location of Mallard Fire/Source: Texas Forest Service Approximate location of Mallard Fire/Source: Texas Forest Service

Crews have nearly fully contained the Mallard Fire in Armstrong County.

According to the Texas A&M Forest Service, the fire has burned through 75,530 acres of land and is 99 percent contained.

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The fire began on May 7, with crews from around the area continuing to battle the flames.

Organizations and people from around the area lent their support to the first responders at the scene.

Resources were partially released from the fire beginning last week.

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