Published: Jan 26, 2012 9:53 PM EST
Updated: Jan 27, 2012 12:28 AM EST

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A fire in Lehigh Acres threatened homes at E. 6th St. and Hines Ave. Thursday afternoon.

The fire was approximately five acres, but firefighters put it out in an hour and a half.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.