Tucson Fire extinguishes brush fire near south-side preschool - Tucson News Now

Tucson Fire extinguishes brush fire near south-side preschool

Firefighters were able to keep the fire away from the Ocotillo Early Childhood Center. Firefighters were able to keep the fire away from the Ocotillo Early Childhood Center.
Firefighters say the fire did not affect any structures. (Source: Tucson Fire Department video) Firefighters say the fire did not affect any structures. (Source: Tucson Fire Department video)
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson Fire Department crews took about 45 minutes to extinguish a brush fire near a preschool on the south side Wednesday afternoon.

According to a TFD spokesman, the fire was burning in a wash north of the school in the 5700 block of South Campbell Avenue, near East Drexel Road.

Firefighters say the fire started at about 3:30 p.m. and did not affect any structures in the area, despite its proximity to the Ocotillo Early Childhood Center at 5702 S. Campbell Ave.

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