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Downed power lines pose major fire hazard

City officials warn that this can happen due to downed lines (Source: WALB) City officials warn that this can happen due to downed lines (Source: WALB)
Live power lines can potentially cause fires (Source: WALB) Live power lines can potentially cause fires (Source: WALB)
MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) -

Crews in Moultrie are warning residents to be wary of downed power lines.

The city of Moultrie posted a video on its Facebook page Friday night showing a live power line sparking a grass fire.

City leaders urge residents to stay away from downed lines.

They say the safety of the public and their crews is their top priority.

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