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FIRE: Blaze burns trailer, grass near Reata Road (w/panoramic photos)

A brush fire that reportedly was sparked by a furry animal that touched a transformer burned about an acre of grass and a trailer stored in the backyard of a home near Badger View Drive and Reata Road. A power pole also was scorched before Benton Fire District 1 crews extinguished the fire.

No one was staying in the trailer.

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