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Firefighters extinguish 3 acre brush fire

St. Johns County Fire Rescue
St. Johns County Fire Rescue

ST. JOHNS COUNTY – Fire rescue units were sent to extinguish a brush fire Sunday afternoon in the South Hampton neighborhood off County Road 210.

St. Johns County firefighters got the call just after 12:45 p.m. They said the fire was located in the woods behind houses off Austin Lane. The fire was in a large patch between the houses and the golf courses, approximately three acres big.

Fire rescue was able to contain the fire after about an hour and a half. There were no injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.