LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two fires broke out in Lehigh Acres Monday afternoon.
The first fire, located at Elaine Avenue North and 16th Street West in Lehigh Acres, was approximately two acres in size. The fire has been completely contained, according to Emergency Dispatchers of Lee Control. The Fire Chief has confirmed that the fire was caused by two minors playing with lighters. Division of Forestry is investigating.
A second fire at Wildcat Dr. and Tina's Lane, also in Lehigh Acres, is approximately 15 acres. This fire is under control. It started in a field. No structures are threatened. The fire is believed to have been started by a piece of lawn equipment.