Bridgeport Fire Grows to 125 Acres

Staff Writer

A lightning-caused fire near Bridgeport along Buckeye Road is now at 125 acres and is being aggressively fought, according to fire officials. The fire started yesterday, Ayg. 12, at about 12:17 and quickly grew to about 75 acres. Crews worked through the night to try to bring the fire under control before a Red Flag Warning goes into effect this afternoon, with high winds and low humidity associated with the warning. Here's how to learn more about the fire: