Published: May 17, 2011 9:37 PM EDT
Updated: May 17, 2011 9:16 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A brush fire broke out Tuesday afternoon at Kismet Pkwy and Del Prado Boulevard in Cape Coral, according to Florida Division of Forestry. 

The fire is approximately 2-3 acres. The fire is in close proximity to structures and woods. 

One business and two homes are threatened by the fire. 

Traffic is expected to be slow in the area.

The cause of the fire is unknown.