Brush Fire

Montgomery County fire rescue is on the scene of a major brush fire at northbound 270 between 495 and Rockledge at Old Georgetown Road, according to Assistant Chief Scott Graham.

Police are reporting that three right lanes of I-270 NB are blocked because of the fire department’s response. Delays extend beyond exit 33 on the outer loop of 495.

Bethesda Now has posted some photos from the scene:  “Firefighters Battle Brush Fire Along I-270”.


One Response to “Brush Fire”

  1. On January 8, 2013 at 6:00 pm responded with... #

    Cause of fire?…Smokers are regularly observed flicking butts out their car windows. What a shameful and dangerous inconsideration.

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