Large brush fire burning in Washington County

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WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO (KTVI)-A large brush fire is burning in the area of Cicero Creek Road and State Highway N in Washington County. The fire is estimated to be between 600 an 1,000 acres. Firefighters from many regional departments, including Monarch and West County Fire, have gone to the rural location to help.

Gusty winds and dry conditions are making battling the fire tough.