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This aerial photo, taken around noon Thursday, shows the charred landscape east of Dickinson and south of Interstate 94. Firefighters from four Stark County fire departments were called to the scene for a second time to fight the blaze. All four departments worked to douse the flames Wednesday, only to have the wind carry embers to dry grassland where there was more than enough fuel for reignition.

Day 2: Reignition; Dry conditions and high-speed winds rekindle 1,000 acre fire

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Dry conditions and wind gusts of almost 50 mph rekindled a fire about five miles east of Dickinson on Thursday, blocking Interstate 94 with a thick wall of gray smoke, officials said.

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