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Drone video shows Osceola firefighters battling 20-acre brush fire

No injuries reported in flames

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – High-definition drone video showcases the view from above as Osceola County firefighters battled a 20-acre brush fire Friday afternoon.

The flames first broke out around 5:30 p.m. in the area of Lakeshore Boulevard and Brown Chapel Road and spread along the southwest corner of East Lake Tohopekaliga near St. Cloud

The fire was contained by 7 p.m. without any injuries or damage to homes.

Osceola County Fire Rescue & EMS, the Kissimmee Fire Department and the State Division of Forestry all helped to extinguish the flames.

The aerial footage, provided by Osceola County Fire Rescue & EMS, shows crews dumping water from a later truck, the blaze engulfing surrounding trees and infrared imagery showing just how hot the fire became.

Watch the video in the media player at the top of this story.


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