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Fire ignites as man cuts grass in field

A fire in New Hope started as a man cut grass in the field along Scott Branch Road. A fire in New Hope started as a man cut grass in the field along Scott Branch Road.
NEW HOPE, AL (WAFF) -

Fire crews in New Hope extinguished flames in a field Thursday.

A large area of land is now scorched along Scott Branch Road. Firefighters had to bring in a brush truck to help them battle it.

Officials said the fire started as a man cut the grass in the field.

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