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Fireworks blamed for golf course fire

A fire burned part of the old UNiversity of Southern Mississippi Van Hook Golf Course Thursday.

The blaze near West Hills Drive took Northeast Lamar firefighters about 15 minutes to control.

No buildings were damaged, and no one was hurt. Officials believe fireworks may have sparked the blaze, but the cause remains under investigation.

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