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Firefighters respond to small brush fire in Suffolk

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Posted at 6:05 PM, Mar 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-23 18:05:11-04

Suffolk, Va. – Suffolk Fire & Rescue crews responded to a small brush fire Wednesday afternoon.

It happened in the 300 block of Bidwell Street near the intersection of Dill and County Streets.

Battalion Chief David Harrell said the fire was confined to a grassy area and less than a half an acre were involved.  A power pole was slightly affected.  The fire was deemed under control at 4:15 p.m. No one was hurt.

The Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.