LAKE PLACID — Burning yard trash was the cause of a five-acre wildfire that threatened nine homes in Highway Park on Wednesday.
Firefighters contained the wildfire, which started at 12:28 p.m. in an abandoned grove off E.A. Smith Avenue in the Highway Park subdivision, south of Lake Placid. Firefighters had the blaze out at approximately 4 p.m., after also protecting nearby homes from stray sparks.
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