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Brush fire near Duval-Nassau county line burns 1 acre

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department
Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Crews responded to a brush fire Sunday near the Duval-Nassau county line, authorities said.

The fire was reported shortly after 4 p.m. near Lannie Road.

The Florida Forest Service told News4Jax about 4:50 p.m. that the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department was able to knock down the fire quickly and 1 acre was burned.

According to the Forest Service, one tractor was on scene and a security line was drawn.

The Forest Service said it was called in as a security measure.