A small brush fire occurred on West Fifth Street, in Weston, Monday afternoon as a result of an illegal burn, according to authorities on scene.
Weston Fire Department responded. Burn times for May are 5 p.m. until 7 a.m. The fire must be attended at all times, and the area cleared down to mineral soil.
If the fire escapes, you are liable for the costs of fighting the fire and any damage the fire may have caused. The maximum fine for violating the burn law is $1,000.