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Dallas, TX, USA (October 19, 2012) — Greg Janda of NBC 5 Dallas-Ft Worth reports on this morning’s fire which destroyed the Texas icon:
“Stunned attendees at the State Fair of Texas witnessed the iconic Big Tex go up in flames Friday morning.
“Gooding said she didn’t know the cause of the fire but did note electrical controls move Big Tex’s mouth and head. Gooding noted that no one was injured in the fire and added that she expects him to be back for next year’s state fair.