Firefighters battle brushfire along Krome Avenue in SW Miami-Dade


A brushfire is currently burning in Southwest Miami-Dade.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units responded to a grass fire the area of Krome Avenue and Southwest 56th Street Street just before 11:15 a.m., Monday.

Officials said responding firefighters found a fast-moving brushfire.

Air rescue units have been dispatched to the scene to deploy water drops on the flames.

As of 2:19 p.m., 150 acres have burned.

Florida Forest Service officials said the fire is 20% contained.

No injuries have been reported.


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