Highlands County crews battling brush fire; 1 home evacuated

West Sebring Volunteer Fire Department photo

HIGHLANDS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Highlands County crews are battling a brush fire in the Sun ‘n Lake area of Sebring.Hernando fire

Multiple fire departments and the Florida Division of Forestry are fighting the fire, which is between Cortez Boulevard and Granada Boulevard. The fire is about 75 acres. It has been 90 percent contained, officials said.

No injuries have been reported, but one home has been evacuated.

Officials have not said what caused the fire.



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