Crews battle brush fire in Orange County

Orange County firefighters are battling a brush fire in the Wedgefield subdivision, in the eastern part of the county.

The now approximately 40 acre-fire, which had at one time grown to 100 acres, is north of State Road 528 (the Beachline Expressway), close to the intersection of Reynolds Pkwy and Bancroft Blvd.  Crews are actively protecting structures and at least ten homes were evacuated.  Those residents are now being allowed to return to their homes.