PALMETTO, Fla. (WFLA) – A brush fire broke out in Palmetto Monday afternoon.
Firefighters responded to a location on 33rd Street West just before 3 p.m.
The North River Fire Department, Manatee County Sheriff’s Office and FPL blocked off traffic on the street between U.S. 41 and 5th Avenue West.
A power line was down while a smoking transformer was put out.
The fire has been contained.
The cause is unknown and the investigation is ongoing.
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