Crews respond to brush fire in Bedford County

Firefighters are advising the public to avoid the area

(Credit: Huddleston Volunteer Fire Department) (WSLS)

HUDDLESTON, Va. – Fire crews were responding to a “large brush fire” in Bedford County, according to the Huddleston Volunteer Fire Department.

Officials said the fire, on Old Firetrail Road, was estimated to be over 100 acres in size.

Units from Huddleston, Saunders, Moneta, Bedford, Altavista, along with the Department of Forestry were on the scene, crews said.

Firefighters were advising the public to avoid the area as they worked to put out the fire.

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