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NT fire at Humpty Doo out of control again

A bushfire at Humpty Doo near Darwin that had been contained has flared up and is out of control again and threatening people and properties.

A Watch and Act warning was in place for the fire on Monday, which is spreading around Wanderrie Road.

Authorities are urging people to act to protect their family and property and warn smoke from the fire may affect visibility and active fires may occur close to the roadside.

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