Suspicious Brush Fires Off I-4 Contained But Still Be Monitored For Possible Closure This Weekend
The brush fires that shut down I-4 east and westbound yesterday are still be monitored but are now also being investigated as suspicious. The blaze yesterday affected 75 acres and caused the interstate to close near the critical attractions areas yesterday. Orange County Fire Rescue reports that there were no lightning strikes or controlled burns yesterday that could have ignited the fire.
All lanes are open as of now however Florida Highway Patrol is keeping a close eye on the situation and depending on the weather there may be road closures this weekend.