Vestavia Hills Fire Department on scene of large woods fire in Liberty Park


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – The Vestavia Hills Fire Department is on the scene of a large woods fire in Liberty Park.

The blaze is located in the gated are of the park off Ternview Road.

Chief Jim St. John tells WIAT 42 the fire is over five acres in size, and fire trucks cannot get back to the fire because of the terrain. As such, Alabama Forestry Commission has been called in to assist in fighting the fire. The Cahaba Valley Fire Department is also assisting.

WIAT 42 News has a photojournalist headed to the scene and will update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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