FFS: 400-acre brush fire burns north of Cocoa Water Plant

CHRISTMAS, Fla. — Crews are fighting a 400-acre brush fire north of the Cocoa Water Plant Sunday, the Florida Forest Service said.

The fire is just off State Road 520 near the Brevard County border and at least six bulldozers and a helicopter are battling the blaze.

FFS officials said the fire is 40-percent contained as of 10 p.m. Sunday.

Officials said no structures were threatened by the fire.