Brush fire closes road in McGirts Creek area


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A section of Morse Avenue west of I-295 was closed Monday because of a brush fire, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.

Jacksonville Fire Rescue was called to the scene and put out the small fire, which produced a large amount of smoke.

Morse Avenue was closed between Ricker and Firestone roads but reopened about 5 p.m.