Firefighters put out brush fire in Holyoke

HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Firefighters in Holyoke controlled a brush fire in Holyoke, not far from Interstate 91, Thursday evening.

Crews were out in the area of Community Field and Scott Tower, which are near Exit 16 of off I-91. Firefighters were able to put out the fire around 4:15 p.m.

community field brush fire 2One of our 22News crews could see smoke from as far away as Interstate 391 in Chicopee.

There is an elevated fire risk across western Massachusetts, due to the dry conditions, combined with the winds.

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