A GRASS fire that ignited south of Parkes on Tuesday afternoon was brought quickly under control by firefighters.
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Crews received a triple-0 call at 3.43pm following reports of a fire that was burning alongside the Newell Highway.
"On arrival crews found a small grass fire along the side of the road," NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) crews from Parkes said.
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"Crews worked swiftly to extinguish the fire."
Crews from the Tichborne RFS brigade along with Parkes police also attended the scene.
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At this stage the cause of the fire is unknown.
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