Crews Work to Protect Oak Cliff Homes From Brush Fire

The blaze started after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday

Dallas firefighters put out a brush fire in Oak Cliff that shut down West Davis Street in both directions Wednesday afternoon, officials say.

The blaze started just before 3:45 p.m. near the corner of North Bond Avenue and West Davis Street.[[489793591, R]]

Live video from Chopper 5 showed the fire burning near homes and power lines, but Dallas Fire Rescue said those structures were not seriously threatened.

It took about 40 firefighters to put out the fire, using hoses on the ground and a ladder truck, DFR said.

Dallas Fire Rescue appeared to have the fire contained by around 4:30 p.m.

No injuries were reported, and DFR was still working to determine the cause of the fire as of Wednesday night.

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