VIDEO REPORT: Grass Fire Near Lyndon Station Contained

UPDATED Monday, July 17, 2012 --- 7:37 p.m.

Crews say the fire is now contained, but they will remain on scene throughout the night.

They estimate that the blaze was a 35 acre fire. Eight different departments responded.

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UPDATED Monday, July 16, 2012 --- 6:50 p.m.

NBC15's Phil Levin is at the scene of the fire.

He says a DNR Helicopter is circling the area, dropping water on the fire.

The fire is between Highway N and the Interstate. So far, it has not crossed the Interstate.

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Posted Monday, July 16, 2012 --- 5:25 p.m.

Right now firefighters are battling a grass fire along Highway N near Lyndon Station (Juneau County).

The smoke can be seen from the Interstate.

We're told a command post has been set up for emergency crews. Firefighters are responding from multiple jurisdictions.

Stay with NBC15.com for continuing coverage.


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