Officials: Weekend wildfire risk high in northern Michigan

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A major highway is back open to traffic after a fire ripped through a local welding facility.

It happened just after 3 a.m. at Delduca Welding on the 4400 block of S. Dort Highway in Burton.

MDOT reported police closed northbound and southbound M-54 (Dort Highway) between Maple Avenue and Judd Road due to the fire. The area reopened around 8:30 a.m.

Few details on the fire have been released at this time.

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