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Lanes of Highway 60 back open near Ellsinore after grass fire

ELLSINORE, MO (KFVS) - The Missouri Highway Patrol Troop G says  Highway 60 near Ellsinore was shut down due to a grass fire near the road. Both lane have been reopened.

As of 3 p.m. Sunday, the passing lane was open. 

The forest service was working to put out the fire. Witnesses say the fire started around 10 a.m. Sunday.

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