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Fast moving grassfire shuts down part of Trans-Canada Hwy in Alberta

A grassfire burning near Canmore, Alta., has led to the closure of part of the Trans-Canada Highway. According to Canmore Fire Rescue, the eastbound lanes of the highway were closed at Deadman’s Flats as of 5:20 p.m. and by 6:50 p.m., the westbound lanes were also closed.