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Fraser Road grass fire

A firefighter swats at flames with a broom.
Dry conditions have increased the chance of grass fires. This weekend's rain should help.
A resident from the area and firefighter survey the grass fire.
Residents and fire crews fight a grass fire burning near Fraser Road in south Winnipeg Wednesday evening. May 15, 2013  BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
A fire crew member sprays the ground.
Fire crews convene near a water tanker.
A water tanker and fire truck are lined up near the Fraser Road grass fire.
A fire crew member walks between areas of smoldering grass.
Firefighters walk through the area as grass burns in the foreground.
One of two water bombers flies over the area to help extinguish the flames.
One of the two water bombers circles the area above the grass fire.
A firefighter swats at flames with a broom. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Dry conditions have increased the chance of grass fires. This weekend's rain should help. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
A resident from the area and firefighter survey the grass fire. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Residents and fire crews fight a grass fire burning near Fraser Road in south Winnipeg Wednesday evening. May 15, 2013 BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
A fire crew member sprays the ground. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Fire crews convene near a water tanker. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
A water tanker and fire truck are lined up near the Fraser Road grass fire. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
A fire crew member walks between areas of smoldering grass. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Firefighters walk through the area as grass burns in the foreground. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
One of two water bombers flies over the area to help extinguish the flames. - BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
One of the two water bombers circles the area above the grass fire. - Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press

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