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Pasture fire near Cedar Vale, across from Highway 166 fully contained

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Published: Sep. 26, 2021 at 5:00 PM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - (Update Sunday 9/27) Chautauqua dispatch has confirmed a large hay pasture fire East of Cedar Vale, across Highway 166 has been fully contained early Monday morning. There is no road closures at this time.

Chautauqua County dispatch has confirmed a large hay and pasture fire East of Cedar Vale, across Highway 166.

Emergency crews from both Cowley and Chautauqua counties are responding.

As of 3 pm Sunday, the National Weather Service said the fire was five miles long and five miles wide. Emergency management says they have the south side under control but are still working on the north side.

No homes or structures are in danger.

KDOT is working traffic across Highway 166 because of low visibility.

We will update you once we learn more.

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