Holyoke firefighters put out brush fire near Ashley Reservoir

A majority of the fire has been put out

Photo Courtesy: Holyoke Fire Department

HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Fire Department put out a brush fire near the Ashley Reservoir.

According to a news release sent to 22News from the Holyoke Fire Department, workers of the Holyoke Water Works called the fire in at 12:40 p.m., Monday.

The fire was just off the railroad tracks that separate Ashley Reservoir from the Bear Hole Watershed and ran for about half a mile.

Photo Courtesy: Holyoke Fire Department

A majority of the fire was put out by 4:30PM and firefighters continued working to put out the rest of the brush fire, the news release states.

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