Firefighters contain brush fire in Lehigh Acres neighborhood

Writer: Derrick Shaw
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Credit: Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District.

Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District says a brush fire has been contained near homes Thursday.

According to the Lehigh Acres fire district tweet, firefighters responded to the scene of a brush fire near the corner of 61st St. W and Susan Avenue.

Lehigh fire district says the brush fire covered roughly 10 acres and has been contained. Crews continued to work the scene until it was safe, as to protect anyone in the area, protect homes and other possible structures.

There are no reported injuries or damages due to the fire.

The fire remains under investigation.

Watch clips of the fire district’s response to the brush fire on Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District Twitter page.

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