DEVELOPING: Large Brush Fire Closes US-19, Weeki Wachee
UDPATE: 6:16 P.M. – Southbound lanes of US-19 are now open.
UDPATE: 3:35 P.M. – Northbound lanes of US-19 have reopened. Southbound lanes remain closed.
WEEKI WACHEE – What began as a 5-acre brush fire along US-19, just north of Centralia Ave, has now grown to over 20-acres in less than 30 minutes.
US-19 is closed in both directions as firefighters struggle to bring the fast-moving fire under control.
There are no structures in danger at this time, according to sources.
We will update this story as it develops.
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