Suffolk Firefighters extinguish brush fire on Deer Path Road

Suffolk, Va. —  Suffolk Firefighters are on the scene of a large brush fire in the 3800 block of Deer Path Road.

Fire officials arrived on scene just after 5:00 P.M Sunday Evening.

When firefighters arrived, they found a brush fire between a railroad bed and swamp.

Officials say the fire burned at least 15 acres, but has since been put out

The area of Deer Path Road, between Indian Trail and Milford Lane was closed, but is now open.

Suffolk’s Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the fire.