[UPDATE 9:40 p.m.] Fire on Hwy 36 East of Bridgeville

Vegetation FireA fire started near mile marker 28 on Hwy 36 about 6:15 p.m. The fire is burning under power lines.

According to the Bridgeville Fire Chief speaking over the scanner, the fire is about a quarter acre and only spreading slowly.

He also said that the landowner has a tractor and is building a line around the fire.

Power lines are down, according to the scanner.

UPDATE 6:34 p.m.: The Incident Commander is calling for one additional engine and one water tender.

UPDATE 6:36 p.m.: The dispatcher is sending on an engine and a water tender but canceling any further response.

UPDATE 9:40 p.m.: The fire was contained quickly.



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