Accomack Brush Fire Rages For Hours - 47 ABC - Delmarva's Choice

Accomack Brush Fire Rages For Hours

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ACCOMOACK Co., Va. - Firefighters worked for hours Sunday afternoon to contain a brush fire burning in Saxis, Va.

The call came in at 11:20 a.m., and crews from Saxis, Bloxom, Parksley and Oak Hall responded to control the blaze.

Clouds of smoke could be seen all the way in Pocomoke, Md., as it burned through the day. It was finally contained to an area near a marsh by 5 p.m., where officials tell 47 ABC they hope it will burn itself out.

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