Forest fire near Millville, N.J. 100% contained

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Chopper 6 over a brush fire in Millville, New Jersey. (WPVI)

The New Jersey Forest Fire Service says a blaze near Millville, Cumberland County has been 100% contained.

The forest fire started burning around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday along Route 49 and Estelle Manor Road in Maurice River Township.

The fire affected 73 acres; a number of abandoned structures have been destroyed.

No injuries have been reported.

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A forest fire broke out near Millville, New Jersey.

As of 6:20 p.m., officials said the fire had been 50% contained. By 8:45 p.m., 90% had been contained.

The fire was fully contained and under control by 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.

A cause of the fire has not been determined as of yet.
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