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False alarm as fire crews race towards heavy smoke near airport

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CORPUS CHRISTI - Large plumes of smoke could be seen off of International Drive and Highway 44 close to the airport.  Fire crews raced to the scene just before eight o'clock this morning.  

Crews initially thought that the smoke was originating from a building however when they got closer, they learned it was a controlled burn.  

There were no problems and incidents.  The fire was allowed to burn.
    

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