Pasco US 19 re-opens, brush fire under control - WFLA News Channel 8

Pasco US 19 re-opens, brush fire under control

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US 19 has re-opened to traffic after a brush fire in the area US 19 has re-opened to traffic after a brush fire in the area

Pasco Fire Rescue has re-opened US 19 at Sea Pines after it was closed for a couple hours due to heavy smoke.

Fire Rescue has been on scene for brush fire, spreading north. Pasco fire reports the brush fire is now under control

Up to 20 acres of wooded area have burned.

Pasco Fire Rescue responded originally to the brush fire in the area of U.S. 19 and Arcola Avenue and U.S. 19 and Sunnydale Drive. The call came in as a self-initiated call from Fire Rescue after they saw smoke coming from the area.

No reports of injuries and no reports of homes damaged in the fire.

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