Published: Apr 07, 2014 5:56 PM EDT
Updated: Apr 07, 2014 6:53 PM EDT

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A 15-to-20-acre brush fire was burning in the area of 902 Louis Ave. in East Lehigh Acres this afternoon.

Some homes in the area were evacuated as a precaution.

The Lehigh Acres Fire Department, the North Strike team, Florida Forest Service and the Cape Coral Fire Department all responded to the area.

The fire is now contained.

Arson investigators consider this fire suspicious, according to the Florida Forest Service.