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Smoke not a significant factor in Hawthorne Road fire

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Fire officials are keeping a watchful eye on a fire sparked yesterday on Hawthorne Road.  WUFT-FM’s Lauren Rautenkranz says there is little to do except let it burn out.

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Alachua County Fire Rescue plans to try extinguishing the fire if it shrinks by nightfall, otherwise it may take a few more days to die down.

Photos by Lauren Rautenkranz/WUFT-FM

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

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