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Brush fire evacuates nursing home

Fire contained behind Cobblestone Village

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ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – A brush fire in St. Johns County briefly evacuated one wing of the Ponce Therapy Care Center nursing home.

The fire broke out behind Cobblestone Village off 312 and Old Moultrie Road around 8 p.m.  Firefighters had it under control within about ten minutes.

One wing of the Ponce Therapy Care Center was evacuated as a precaution.

No word on the cause of the brush fire.