HARTFORD – Firefighters were battling a brush fire in Keney Park Wednesday night.
The fire was reported around 6 p.m. Fire officials made several calls requesting additional manpower.
Fire could be seen in a wooded area near Greenfield and Edgewood streets in the southernmost portion of the park.
About an hour after the first call came in, firefighters had mostly contained the blaze and officials were beginning to investigate the cause.
Keney Park is the city's largest park and includes 584 acres in Hartford and 110 acres in Windsor.