(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A vicious grass fire bursted into the scene near the Parkdale neighbourhood this afternoon.
Thunder Bay Fire Rescue was on scene monitoring the situation. The Ministry Of Natural Resources and Forestry was called in to assist.
A helicopter is being prepared to help dump water on the flames, according to sources.
The fire grew to about an acre in size as of around 5pm.
**** UPDATE: Fire has been extinguished.
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