Grass fire burning in Fairmede-Hilltop area in Richmond threatened homes

RICHMOND (KRON) — A 1-alarm grass fire is burning in the Fairmede-Hilltop area of Richmond on Tuesday afternoon, firefighters said.

A large number of firetrucks are on-scene in the area of 2731 Bernard. The fire was under control at 3:28 p.m.

The fire started at around 2:28 p.m.

Crews will be there for the next couple of hours to watch for hot spots.

All those evacuated have returned home.

No homes were evacuated.

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