County fire crews are responding to a wildland fire located near Township Road 700 between Range Road 112 and 113 near Elmworth. This fire was caused by a holdover fire that reignited and quickly spread today due to the high winds. 

The immediate priority is the well-being of those involved. The fire is currently contained, there are no injuries and there is no threat to the public. TWP Rd 700 is closed between Range Road 112 and Range Road 113. Traffic is being rerouted. Follow the directions of local authorities and avoid the area.

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Jason Nesbitt
Deputy Fire Chief  
County Regional Fire Service