40 acres burned in Wilson County brush fire

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Photo: WKRN

WILSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Approximately 40 acres of private land was burned Friday afternoon in Wilson County off Porter Hurt Road.

Mt. Juliet fire assisted in putting out the flames, which were contained although hot spots are still prevalent.

Wilson County emergency officials told News 2 two firefighters were injured, although the injuries were minor, and one home was damaged.

Officials said this was one of eight out of control burns on Friday. Low relative humidity reportedly played a roll.

Learn more at BurnSafeTN.org.