Brush fire closes down Rustic Road in Nokomis

Brush fire closes down Rustic Road in Nokomis

SARASOTA (WWSB) - A brush fire has closed down Rustic Road and Knights Trail in Nokomis to the public.

Deputies have evacuated all of the surrounding areas, but there is concern due to the amount of high winds in the area.

The Nokomis Fire Unit is the lead agency and has taken over the incident and the Division of Forestry is also on the scene.

There is no information available at this time on what caused the fire.

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