Nanaimo Fire Rescue crews are at the scene of a grass fire along the old Island Highway between Northfield and Dorman roads. (Chris Bush/News Bulletin)

Firefighters put out brush fire along the old Island Highway in Nanaimo

Fire extended between Northfield and Dorman roads

Nanaimo Fire Rescue has multiple fire engines and crews fighting a brush fire along the E&N railbed next to the old Island Highway.

Crews were called about 1 p.m. to the fire, between Northfield and Dorman roads.

More to come.



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