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Texas Wildfire Grows Overnight To Largest In State’s History

Posted on AllSides February 29th, 2024
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The Smokehouse Creek fire in Texas grew overnight Wednesday into Thursday to become the largest in the state’s history, and the second-largest in America ever. Lampposts have been melted, power lines have been split in half, and infrastructure across more than 1.1 million acres has been burned since Monday in the “largest and most destructive” wildfire in Texan history, CBS News reported. The fire was barely 3% contained at the time of writing. It is one of at least five major wildfires happening in Texas right now, including the 687...

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