Crews extinguish fire in Fort Pierce

Posted at 5:20 PM, Mar 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-12 18:42:10-04

FORT PIERCE, Fla. -- Firefighters from the St. Lucie County Fire District extinguished a brush fire at 2491 Keen Road in Fort Pierce with assistance from the Florida Forest Service.

Crews received a call at 2:39 p.m. The fire was under control by 4:13 p.m.

Six occupants from a nearby residence were evacuated and checked for smoke inhalation.  All are fine, according to Fire District officials.

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