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Fire destroys cotton bales at local gin

Monday, November 14, 2011 ~ Updated 9:24 AM

MARSTON -- A fire which started Sunday night destroyed 68 cotton modules at the Richardson Gin in Marston.

The fire started at about 11:15 p.m., according to a representative at the gin.

Marston was reportedly still on the scene as of press time attempting to extinguish the modules to reduce the smoke.

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