Dozens of firefighters battled a Killington forest fire over the weekend

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Police say a forest fire in Killington is contained after nearly a dozen fire departments responded to fight it over the weekend.

Killington Police say the fire began off of Route 4 on Saturday. More than 80 men and women from battled the blaze on Saturday and Sunday. According to the Mountain Times, owners of the land apparently started the fire, but they did not have a burn permit.

We will be updating this story as we learn more details.

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