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Wildfire near Bartlett Lake burned 3 acres

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Wildfire south of Bartlett Lake (Source: CBS 5 News) Wildfire south of Bartlett Lake (Source: CBS 5 News)

Authorities are trying to determine what sparked a 3-acre wildfire south of Bartlett Lake on Saturday afternoon.

The fire in the Tonto National Forest flared up just after 5:30 p.m. 

Some campers were evacuated but no structures were ever threatened.

Crews mopped up the scene and watched for hot spots.

No was one hurt.

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