Brush fire burns several acres in Fayette County

Brush Fire_1551289410055.jpg.jpg

File Photo

PAX, WV (WVNS) — Crews are on the scene of a major brush fire near Pax in Fayette County. Firefighters were sent to put the blaze out at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

Responders said the fire has already burned more than six to eight acres. There is no word on how long the fire was burning before crews arrived on scene. There is also no information on how close they are to containing the blaze.

Crews from Pax, Mount Hope and Bradley-Prosperity Volunteer Fire Departments as well as Oak Hill Fire Department and the Division of Forestry are on the scene. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

West Virginia News

More West Virginia News

Virginia News

More Virginia News

Trending Stories