Published: Sep 30, 2010 8:10 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 30, 2010 5:10 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A bird hit a power line - detaching it from a capacitor in Fort Myers. The line hit the ground and embers from the incident landed in the brush below starting a small brush fire.

The bird did not survive.

Power was affected at a nursing home nearby. People who work at the nursing home had to grab a green line to put the fire out.

The fire department responded to the scene.