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Wild fire may cause smoke for Fort Benning and surrounding areas

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) -

The Main Post and surrounding areas may experience smoketoday, Nov. 21, and possibly tomorrow from a wild fire caused by militarytraining.

The fire is burning in the A-20 impact area behind Red CloudRange.  It has been secured, confined,and will continue to burn until it burns out or is rained out, according to theManeuver Center of Excellence.

The direction of the wind may push the smoke onto Main Postand into the surrounding communities.

Fort Benning's Forestry Division will continue to monitorthe wildfire.

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