Punta Gorda brush fire 90% contained at 75 acres

A brush fire is burning in the Peace River Shores area of Punta Gorda in Charlotte County.

Charlotte County Fire said the 75-acre fire near Foxtail Lane off US-17 is 90 percent contained.

Residents who had been evacuated on Hiram Street have been allowed to return home.

Crews will remain throughout the evening and night to monitor hot spots.

Trust WINK News for updates.

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