Roads remain closed after North Port brush fire

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Brush Fire
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North Port Boulevard between Appomattox Drive and Greenwood Boulevard remains closed due to responding resources after a brush fire in North Port.

According to the North Port Fire Rescue, the fire is under control, but crews continue to monitor hot spots with the windy conditions.

Crews were engaging a multi-acre brush fire near the North Port Skate Park on Tuesday.

According to a social media post from the North Port Fire Rescue, the flames were on the west side of North Port Boulevard.

The Florida Forest Service also responded to the scene. Crews from the fire rescue said no homes were in danger.

This is an active scene, and WINK News will update this article with more information when it is provided.

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