Brush Fire Burns in Florida Everglades in West Broward

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    A brush fire burns in the Florida Everglades in west Broward.

    Authorities were monitoring a brush fire in the Florida Everglades in west Broward Wednesday.

    The brush fire was reported near U.S. 27 south of the 26-mile bend Tuesday night, Department of Forestry officials said.

    About 100 acres have been burned in the fire, which is believed to have been caused by lightning, officials said.

    Check back with NBC 6 South Florida and for updates.