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Fire caused by downed power line in Lehigh Acres

Posted at 10:05 AM, Apr 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-12 10:05:36-04

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. — The Lehigh Acres Fire and Rescue District responded to a fire caused by storms.

LAFRD says Saturday night’s storm brought on fire activity caused by a power line.

It sparked a half-acre brush fire near several homes.

Firefighters were able to get the fire under control quickly and protected nearby property.