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.

About the Author: