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Smoke seen for miles as large brush fire burns in New Braunfels

Photo: City of New Braunfels Fire Department Facebook

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — If you were driving along IH-35 on the Northeast side Monday afternoon, you may have noticed a large plume of black smoke filling the air.

It was caused by a brush fire in New Braunfels.

The New Braunfels Fire Department is reporting the fire broke out in the area near Statesmen Lane.

Crews got the fire under control but let it burn itself out.

It took a few hours for that to happen. No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is being investigated.

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