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Chino fire 100 percent contained

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NOGALES, AZ (CBS5) -

A wildfire burning in the Coronado National Forest has been fully contained.

The Chino fire, located seven miles west of Nogales, began Tuesday morning.

The fire devoured 50 acres of brush and grassland.

The blaze started in Mexico and moved north across the international border and onto the national forest. The cause is not known.

Personnel will continue to monitor to ensure no hot spots flare up again.

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