A wildfire is burning approximately 12 miles NW of Crafordville and 18 miles WSW of Tallahassee is said to be burning in the National Forests in Florida.

The fire has destroyed 521 acres of short grass and timber.

Fire behavior is being reported as moderate with smoldering and creeping.

There are about nine personnel including two engines attached to this incident.

The firefighting suppression and containment effort costs-to-date have reached $200,000.  Fire managers estimate this wildfire will be completely contained by June 30th.

There is no word on what sparked this fire or when it ignited.

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