CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — A Carl Junction firefighter suffered a burn on an arm Friday morning while fighting a grass and brush fire just off Dakota Lane and north of Belle Center Road.
The Carl Junction Fire Department was called to the fire at 9:37 a.m., said fire Chief Bill Dunn. The fire was out by just after 11 a.m. Dunn said about two acres burned.
The fire was in an area near several houses. Dunn said a resident was burning brush and trash when the fire got out of control.
“We discourage any burning,” Dunn said.
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