Fire rescue officials work to contain Pasco County brush fire

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PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Fire rescue officials are actively working to contain a brush fire in Pasco County.

The fire, located at 33024 Chauncey Rd. is now contained to three acres.

One shed was completely destroyed in the fire.  A chicken coop was also damaged.

Authorities believe the fire started at a nearby property where a homeowner was illegally burning discarded matter.

An investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.

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