Property owner cited in wildfire

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Friday’s fire near Patrick burns 325 acres

By Don Worthington

A Chesterfield County property owned has been cited for Friday’s wildfire that burned as much as 325 acres.
No one was injured in the fire. Several abandoned buildings burned. The estimated property damage is $15,800.
The property owner was cited by the South Carolina Forestry Commission for allowing a fire to spread. The property owner faces a $200 fine plus court costs, said Justin Holt of the commission. The commission did not release the name of the property owner.
The fire started as a controlled burn of 27 acres near Patrick.

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