Voluntary evacuations lifted for Pasco residents near brush fire

Pasco County brush fire

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. --  Voluntary evacuations that had been in effect for residents near two Pasco brush fires have been lifted.  

The 12-acre Silver Palms fire is near the Suncoast Lakes subdivision where there are about 50 homes, according to the county. The fire is not contained.   The subdivision is located west of the Suncoast Parkway and south of State Road 52

Another fire, the Silver Palms Campground Fire, covers 55 acres and is heading west toward the Moon Lake area, south of State Road 52 and east of Moon Lake Road.

The county had recommended voluntary evacuations for the Suncoast Lakes subdivision and for residents in the Moon Lake area, south of State Road 52 and east of Moon Lake Road.  All of those evacuations have been lifted. 

 

 

The fire is in the Seranova Preserve south of State Road 52 and Hays Road. This fire is not contained.

 

If you can safely take pictures of the brush fire pr s,ple, send them to 10News@wtsp.com.

 

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