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Several departments battle Bedford Metroparks blaze

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BEDFORD, OH (WOIO) -

Firefighters from several neighboring departments battled a fire in a large field in Bedford Thursday night.

The field is part of the Bedford Reservation in the Cleveland Metroparks. It's located at the dead end of Button Rd. near South Circle.

Crews were able to get the 40-50 acre blaze under control, after the fire was called in around 6:30pm.

There was a residential neighborhood near by but no homes or buildings were in danger.

The fire is out, crews remain on scene to battle hot spots.

What sparked the fire is still under investigation.

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