Florida Forest Service: Bear Creek fire 100% contained

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BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) — Firefighters had a busy afternoon on Wednesday when a fire broke out in the Bear Creek area of Bay County. It happened shortly after 1 p.m. off of Ed Lee Road.

According to the Florida Forest Service, the fire was about 38 acres and is 100% contained. Firefighters said it was sparked from equipment when a company was doing reforestation in the area.

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