PINE ISLAND, Fla.- The Pine Island Fire Department battled a 15-acre brush fire on Stringfellow Rd. at Tropical Point Dr. this afternoon. The fire is now 100 percent contained, but crews remain on the scene handling hot spots.
One structure was in danger, but was not damaged. No one was injured because no one was home at the time.
It is unknown how the fire started.
Wind initially made it hard for crews to contain the fire.
Residents in the area should expect smoke through the night.
A strike team will be back on the scene at 8:00 a.m.