SR-82 in Lehigh Acres reopens after brush fire

Writer: Derrick Shaw
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SR-82 in Lehigh Acres has reopened after being closed Wednesday afternoon for a brush fire.

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office closed the road between Griffin Drive and Gateway Boulevard around 5 p.m.

The fire burned around 20 acres and threatened some homes in the area of Ray Avenue.

As of about 7:15 p.m., the fire was 100% contained, according to Lehigh Fire.

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