Brush Fire Destroys Tractor, SUV

February 28, 2016

Firefighters battled a large brush fire off Highway 97 near Dogwood Park Sunday afternoon.

The fire off Parker Lane, near Hendricks Lane, consumed a large grassy area and moved into a wooded area. Firefighters from the Molino, McDavid, Walnut Hill and Cantonment stations of Escambia Fire Rescue and the Florida Division of Forestry battled the blaze with two bulldozers.

The fire destroyed a tractor and a SUV.  There was no immediate word of a threat to any structures and no injuries reported.

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