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Haystacks burn

(Juveniles seen leaving scene of haystack fire)…The fire was reported at 4:32 Tuesday afternoon, at Austin and Murray Roads.

A witness said he saw three juveniles fishing near Austin and Nichols Roads. The unidentified witness said the juvenile’s drove to the haystacks and then drive away in a Polaris as the fire started. By the time county fire responded the haystacks were fully engulfed. Firefighters had no choice other than knocking the stacks down and letting the fire burn itself out, for a loss of about $13,000. The incident remains under investigation.