Firefighters Contain Port Richey Brush Fire Near Residential Area


Fire crews are actively battling a brush fire close to townhomes in Port Richey.

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The blaze is situated in a wooded area near the Avila Bay Townhomes off Old Post Road. It remains unclear if any evacuations have been ordered.

According to the Florida Forest Service, the wildfire spans 20 acres and is 90% contained. Fortunately, no buildings are currently at risk.

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Firefighters are expected to stay in the area for the next several days to ensure the fire is fully contained and the area is secure.