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Wildfire forces evacuation of homes, cattle

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MALAGA — Trucks pulling livestock trailers weaved through a crowd of fire trucks along Colockum Road today as people scrambled to get cattle out of the way of a sprawling wildland fire.

“The fire is burning right at the end of our driveway,” KreeAnn Harrell said as she and her husband and their two dogs evacuated their home on Tarpiscan Road. “There’s only one way out of there, so it was time to go.”

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