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Thursday, January 27, 2022

Ocala firefighters extinguish grass fire near SW Broadway Street

Ocala Fire Rescue responded to reports of a grass fire near SW Broadway Street shortly before 11:30 a.m.

Engines 1 and 3, Tower 1, Rescue 3, and Battalion Chief 11 arrived and found flames that were heading up the embankment adjacent to State Road 40.

Ocala firefighters extinguish grass fire near SW Broadway Street 1

The crews used multiple hose lines and contained the fire before it threatened the neighboring roads.

Ocala firefighters extinguish grass fire near SW Broadway Street

Ocala firefighters extinguish grass fire near SW Broadway Street 2

No injuries were reported.