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Deputies report large brush fire in Madison Co.

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Approximately 15 acres were burned, and over 5-thousand gallons of water was used. Approximately 15 acres were burned, and over 5-thousand gallons of water was used.
Hazel Green, AL (WAFF) -

Madison County Sheriff's Office advised drivers to avoid a portion of Charity Lane due to a fire.

Deputies told drivers to avoid the area of Charity Lane between Country Crest and Brooks Church due to a large brush fire. The alert went out shortly after 1 p.m. Saturday. The road opened back up around 2 p.m.

The report came in around 12:30 p.m. Bobo and Toney Fire and Rescue responded to put out the fire.

Multiple homes were threatened, but no structures were damaged. Approximately 15 acres were burned, and over 5-thousand gallons of water was used. Reports said the fire appeared to have started at a residence on Jones Lane.

No injuries were reported.

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