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Multiple departments called to Saturday night fire near Lubbock Landfill

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LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX (KCBD) -

Multiple fire departments from Lubbock and the surrounding areas were called to the scene of a fire near the Lubbock Landfill on Saturday night.

Initial reports came after 8 p.m. Saturday that a fire broke out near Farm to Market Road 1264, north of Lubbock near New Deal.

Witnesses tell us the fire was started by a lightning strike near the landfill, then Abernathy firefighters were called to a separate grass fire about five miles up the road.

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