FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Firefighters working brush fire in North Port

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Firefighters working brush fire in North Port
Crews are battling a brush fire in North Port (Source: NPPD)

NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - North Port Fire and Florida Fire Services are battling a brush fire off I-75.

The fire broke out near mile marker 176, just north of the interstate. The fire is in a difficult spot to access.

Heavy smoke is affecting visibility as crews battle the flames. Please use caution in the area.

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