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Firefighters were called to a grass fire in Assiniboine Forest Sunday.

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Firefighters were called to a grass fire in Assiniboine Forest Sunday. Photo Store

A grassfire in the Assiniboine Forest had crews from around the city scrambling Sunday, but a firefighter official said it was nothing out of the ordinary for this time of year.

The first report of the fire came in around 2:30 p.m. Crews were still being sent to the scene Sunday evening.

There were no reports of injuries or damage to property.

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Updated on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 7:17 PM CDT: Photo added

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