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UPDATE: Brush fire at Chickamauga Battlefield under control

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WALKER COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -

UPDATE: Firefighters now have the brush fire at the Chickamauga National Battlefield under control.

The fire closed a large portion of the popular park, primarily the northwest quadrant. The fire affected about one acre of the battlefield.


PREVIOUS STORY: Firefighters are working a brush fire in the Chickamauga Battlefield. 

 A spokesperson with the park tells Channel 3 it is not as serious as some of the other fires in the Tennessee Valley.

It is unknown at this time just how much land had burned.

We'll continue to update this story as details become available. 

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