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OKLAHOMA CITY – The state is under a high fire danger, and firefighters are already dealing with a few grass fires along the Turner Turnpike.

On Wednesday morning, fire crews were called to a grass fire near the Turner Turnpike near Wellston.


Several agencies responded to the call, and were able to gain control of the blaze.

There are three specific spots where something sparked the dry grasses in the area.