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Big brush fire burns three acres in Highland Springs

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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Henrico fire crews were kept busy Saturday afternoon following a big brush fire in Highland Springs.

Crews arrived on scene in the Creighton court area around 1 p.m. It took about two hours to get the fire contained, according to Henrico Fire crews.

Several homes were threatened, but none were evacuated. Fire engines were able to block flames from spreading to the structures, according to Henrico Fire crews.

Henrico fire crews cleared from the scene about 6:30 p.m. to make sure that the flames did not flare back up.

In all, three acres were scorched. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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