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At least 10 structures were destroyed in a wildfire in Nassau County, FL Wednesday, according to a series of tweets on the Florida Forest Services verified Twitter account.
 
The Garfield Road Fire has burned an estimated 350-400 acres along County Route 119 near Bryceville, and is 50% contained at this time, according to the Florida Forest Service.
 
Officials say the fire was caused by a man burning paper book books Wednesday afternoon. Burning household garbage is illegal in Florida.
 
Emergency and firefighting crews from multiple agencies are working throughout the night, and Florida Forest Service officials say the fire is no longer spreading. Evacuations have been ordered along nearby County Route 119 as a precaution.
At least 10 structures were destroyed in a wildfire in Nassau County, FL Wednesday, according to a series of tweets on the Florida Forest Services verified Twitter account.
 
The Garfield Road Fire has burned an estimated 350-400 acres along County Route 119 near Bryceville, and is 50% contained at this time, according to the Florida Forest Service.
 
Officials say the fire was caused by a man burning paper book books Wednesday afternoon. Burning household garbage is illegal in Florida.
 
Emergency and firefighting crews from multiple agencies are working throughout the night, and Florida Forest Service officials say the fire is no longer spreading. Evacuations have been ordered along nearby County Route 119 as a precaution.

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At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida were destroyed in a wildfire possibly caused by a man who was burning books.

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At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida were destroyed in a wildfire possibly caused by a man who was burning books.