Brush fire burning near SR 82 in Lee County

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LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Firefighters are battling a brush fire near State Road 82 and Shawnee Road.

Fire officials say the 350 acres brush fire is now 75% contained.

At least one eastbound lane of Daniels Parkway  was shut down for hours today because of this fire. The traffic was backed up for miles during rush hour as crews tried to get numerous fire trucks back to the fire.

Authorities recommend drivers to avoid the area and use an alternate route.

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