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125-acre brush fire in Hillsborough County 100% contained

Firefighters in Hillsborough County are currently battling a 50-acre brush fire.
Firefighters in Hillsborough County are currently battling a 50-acre brush fire.(Hillsborough County)
Updated: May. 17, 2021 at 8:42 PM EDT
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HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WWSB) - Firefighters in Hillsborough County spent Monday night battling a 125-acre brush fire.

Around 6:45 p.m., it was reported that the fire was approximately 30 acres. That number quickly grew to 50, and then 125.

According to the most recent tweet from FFS Lakeland, the fire is now 100% contained. They did say that there will be smoke from the fire throughout the night.

Currently, there is no word on what caused the fire.

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