Brush fire by I-540 near Knightdale burns 8 to 10 acres

From staff reportsMarch 6, 2012 

A brush fire has consumed between 8 and 10 acres on the side of Interstate 540 at Hodge Road near Knightdale.

The fire is now under control, but a couple old barns in the area have already burned down, according to the officials at the Eastern Wake Fire Department.

The fire department is still on the scene.

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