Danville Bypass Brush Fire

Videojournalist: Angela Fowler

Danville, VA- Emergency personnel in Danville received a number of calls onSunday afternoon regarding a brush fire on the Bypass.

Sure enough the area between the Northbound exits of GoodyearBlvd. And Highway 86 near the Virginiastate border were on fire.

Danville Fire department with the assistance of RiverbendVolunteer Fire department were on the scene quickly trying to snuff the fireout.

Most vehicles have returned to service, but a few Firefightersare still on the scene treating the hot spots that remain.