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Windmill fire spreads to 2,000 acres near Arlington

A wildfire caused by a windmill burns 2,000 acres in eastern Oregon.

ARLINGTON, Ore. — A fire caused by wind turbine was quickly put out Thursday night, according to firefighters.

Arlington Fire says the fire burned 2,000 acres including railroad ties and three windmills on Highway 19.

The fire burned mostly on private grazing land and no structures were threatened.