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Crews battle brush fire near Harlem

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HARLEM, GA (WFXG) -

Columbia Co. Fire Department and Harlem Dept. of Public Safety battled a brush fire on Old Blythe Road, near Harlem on Tuesday evening

The fire was contained to about a few acres, and was considered to be "under control."

Strong winds at the time of the fire fanned the flames.

Firefighters on scene said other fires have broken out nearby and resources are being stretched thin.

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