Crews contain brush fire in Botetourt County

Roanoke Valley News

A brush fire was reported off Mt. Moriah Road in Eagle Rock on Tuesday. (Image courtesy of Botetourt County Department of Fire & EMS).

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Crews from multiple departments helped to battle a brush fire in Eagle Rock.

Fire crews from Eagle Rock, Fincastle, Glen Wilton, and Troutville helped to control the fire which was located off Mt. Moriah Road.

As of 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, Botetourt County Department of Fire and EMS says the fire had been contained after burning about two acres of remote, wooded terrain.

A power line is said to have been involved.

Crews say that, as of Tuesday evening, no structures were damaged or threatened by the brush fire.

Fire crews will remain on-scene until all hot spots are extinguished.

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