MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A large brush fire that started burning Friday afternoon near the Homestead Miami Speedway is 30 percent contained, officials said.
The Florida Forest Service tells CBS4 that the fire has already burned 43,000 acres.READ MORE: Amber Alert Issued for 9-Year-Old Aniya Arcia
The location of this fire is Southwest 137th Avenue and Southwest 360th Street.READ MORE: Pedestrian Killed While Crossing I-75
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue is also assisting in trying to control the blaze.MORE NEWS: Goodwill Ambassador Volunteers Get Specialized Training Ahead Of Miami Beach's Busy Holiday Weekend
Authorities said that the fire is not threatening any structures, buildings or houses in the area.