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Fire crews battle a wildfire near Mother Neff State Park

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BELL COUNTY Texas (KWTX) – Crews from area departments battled a fast-moving wildfire late Saturday afternoon between Waco and Temple.

The 50-acre fire in the area of Cowan Rd Buckhorn Cemetery Rd, just south of Mother Neff State Park was only 15% contained as of Saturday evening, crews remained at the scene to monitor for flare-ups.

Several homes in the area were evacuated as a precaution.

Firefighters from departments in at least six surrounding communities including Killeen responded.

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