50-Acre wildfire in Martin County contained

50-Acre wildfire in Martin County contained

UPDATE: According to the Florida Forest Service, the fire is 100 percent contained.

Firefighters will drive control line extinguishing all hot spots near the line, officials said.

EARLIER STORY:

Firefighters are battling a 50-acre wildfire in Western Martin County Tuesday evening, according to the Florida Forest Service.

Officials says the breakout is heading towards Fox Brown Road. Crews are conducting a structure protection on a barn in the area.

Martin County Fire Rescue and the Florida Forest Service are on the scene.

Please, check back for updates. 

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