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Fire in SpringfieldI was driving around at lunch on Thursday when I saw a large plume of black smoke coming from somewhere in the city. Having the video camera in the car, I felt obligated to at least check it out. The smoke ended up being much farther away than I anticipated -- all the way to the airport (directly north of it). I showed up just as the last of a few structures were being engulfed in flames. It was pretty spectacular. I didn't take the time to interview anyone or ask questions, but the neighbors seemed to be in good spirits, so hopefully nobody was injured.