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Firefighters respond to brush fire in Elburn

Published: Sunday, April 6, 2014 12:25 p.m. CDT • Updated: Sunday, April 6, 2014 5:35 p.m. CDT
(Al Lagattolla –
Firefighters responded to a brush fire along the Metra railroad tracks in Elburn at about noon Sunday.

ELBURN – Firefighters responded to Tech-Weld, 801 E. North St., Elburn, at about noon Sunday for a report of a brush fire, according to scanner reports.

Tech-Weld is north of the railroad tracks just east of the Elburn Metra platform.

Just before 12:30 p.m., scanner reports indicated there was a "long line" of brush fire along the tracks, but officials believed it was under control.

The Elburn Fire Department could not be immediately reached for information.

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