50-feet-high mulch pile catches fire near Lake Travis

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Firefighters of the Lake Travis Fire Fighters Association have contained a brush fire near the Apache Shores Subdivision just south of Mansfield Dam. 

Lake Travis FFA said on Twitter that a 50 -foot-high pile of much had caught fire early Saturday morning. They deployed three firetrucks and 14 fire fighters to the scene and by 9:45 a.m. fire officials said the fire had been contained. Fire fighters remained on the scene to extinguish the fire.

No homes or businesses were threatened by the blaze. 

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