Wildfire consumes 1,600 acres near Nimrod
A platoon of firefighters, heavy equipment and helicopters mounted a ground and air attack on a fast-moving grass fire south of Nimrod Sunday afternoon.
By Monday morning, the blaze had been 80 percent contained, according to a spokesman for the DNR's Division of Forestry. More than 1,600 acres had burned by Monday evening.
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