MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A large grass fire broke out in a nature preserve near the Dadeland Mall.READ MORE: Missing Miami Woman Yennyfer Rodriguez Found
Firefighters spent about two hours trying to get the flames under control.READ MORE: Confessed Parkland School Shooter Nikolas Cruz To Plead Guilty Wednesday To Massacre
The fire came dangerously close to a row of some pretty expensive homes in Southwest Miami-Dade.
Firefighters say they will continue to monitor hot spots.MORE NEWS: Arrest Affidavit: Accused Hollywood Cop Killer Jason Banegas Claims He Was Trying To Kill Himself In Struggle With Slain Officer Yandy Chirino
Investigators are trying to figure out what cause the fire.