Frostproof, Florida – According to the Polk County Fire Rescue units are on scene of a fire (currently a brush fire) near 189 Freedom Drive, Frostproof, Florida, across from Big Sun Ray. At this time it is unknown what has caused the fire. Early 911 callers are reported to have advised hearing a loud “boom” followed by “black smoke”. It is unknown if that “boom” is the origination of the fire or if it was caused by the fire. Currently homes may be in danger and the Florida Department of Forestry is being called out. The fire appears to have started around 6:30pm.
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