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Crews fight Knightdale brush fire

Crews were fighting a brush fire in a wooded area between Fayetteville and Robertson streets in Knightdale Tuesday, officials said.

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KNIGHTDALE, N.C. — Crews fought a brush fire in a wooded area between Fayetteville and Robertson streets in Knightdale Tuesday, officials said.

The fire was started when an active power line fell, according to the state Forestry Service. The fire began around 11 a.m. and burned 3 acres of forest before being extinguished around 1 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

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