Downed Power Line In Dunbar Ignites Brush Fire

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Dispatchers with Metro 911 tell 13 News that a downed power line has ignited a brush fire in Dunbar, WV.

High winds are to blame for bringing the line down.

The fire is affecting the Shafer Road area.

According to Metro, the fire is somewhere between 2 and 3 acres in size.

Dunbar and South Charleston Fire Departments responded to the blaze.

We will update with the latest information as it becomes available.

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