Ormond Beach brush fire threatens homes

Firefighters battle blaze in Volusia County

Published On: Feb 18 2013 01:45:16 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 18 2013 02:55:59 PM EST
Ormond Beach brush fire
ORMOND BEACH, Fla. -

Two homes were threatened by a 60-acre brush fire near Ormond Beach, officials said.

The fire broke out Monday near Eagle Walk Drive in Volusia County, but the houses are no longer in danger from the flames, officials said.

According to officials, a fire line was established around the blaze and firefighters were allowing it to burn itself out.

Video from Local 6 News helicopter Sky 6 showed smoke wafting near two houses in a wooded area near the fire.

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