Deltona brush fire forces evacuations

Firefighters contain blaze


DELTONA, Fla. – Volusia County fire officials say a brush fire that forced evacuations has been contained.

The brush fire burned 2 acres Tuesday morning in the area of Katherwood Court and Parkview Court in Deltona.

Eight homes were evacuated because of the fire, which broke out around 9:30 a.m.  The blaze was under control about three hours later.

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