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Firefighters contain 1-acre brush fire in Zephyrhills

Smoke could be seen in the immediate area while crews worked.
Credit: 10 Tampa Bay

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — If you saw smoke around Zephyrhills, it was likely due to a brush fire.

Pasco County Fire Rescue crews responded to a one-acre brush fire in the 41400 block of Merrick Road Friday afternoon.

Firefighters report no homes in the nearby area were damaged from the flames.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

This is a developing story. Check back with 10 Tampa Bay for updates.

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