FPL shuts off power in Titusville on Highway 50 due to brush fire

Brush fire sparked by power line, firefighters say


Florida Power and Light shut off power along Highway 50 Wednesday morning in Titusville after a power line started a brush fire, according to the Titusville Fire Department.

The brush fire near 4800 Tuscarora Road and then spread to a nearby RV, officials said. Titusville firefighters were containing the blaze around 8:30 a.m.

FPL shut off the power grid for the area.

Due to the power being out in the area, lights on Highway 50/Cheney Highway are out, officials said. Titusville police are directing traffic.

Drivers should use caution in the area.