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Fire crews battle two fires overnight in Benton County

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BENTON COUNTY (KWWL) -

Fire crews in Benton County were busy Sunday morning fighting two fires that happened within two hours. 

The first fire happened at the Watkins Elevator on Liberty Street.  Fire crews were on the scene after Midnight Sunday morning putting out the fire.  They say no one was injured.  

Around 2 a.m., crews battled flames in Blairstown on 23rd Avenue.  Officials say there were corn stalk bales on fire at the scene.  Crews say no one was injured.  

Both fires are still under investigation, and considered to be suspicious.  

 

 

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