Brush fire in Boone Co. burns around 100 acres

BOONE COUNTY (FOX19) - A brush fire in Boone County scorched about 100 acres of land Friday afternoon.

The fire started around 2:30 p.m. Friday near Ryle and River Bluff Road. Crews were at the scene for about four hours working on putting out the fire.

While no official cause of the fire has been released, firefighters who were at the scene believe that the fire was caused when a control burn on the property got out of hand on the scene.

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