SW Miami-Dade

Brush Fire Contained, Remains Burning in SW Miami-Dade

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Crews worked on a brush fire that is burning near homes and businesses Tuesday in southwest Miami-Dade.

Chopper 6 was above the scene of abundant smoke and flames in the area of SW 137th Avenue and 8th Street, west of Florida International University.

Officials said 110 acres have been burned so far.

It's unclear what sparked the fire. It does not appear to be a threat to homes or other structures just yet.

No road closures have been reported.

Wednesday morning, officials said the fire is contained, but is still active. More crews are expected at the scene to fight the fire.

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