ORANGEBURG, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A major brush fire was quickly moving through Rockland County on Thursday night, as firefighters retreated during the evening hours.
The blaze began just after 1 p.m. at Clausland Mountain Park in Orangeburg, near Greenbush Road and Route 303. As of 9 p.m., an estimated 35 to 40 acres of land had burned, CBS 2’s Tracee Carrasco reported.
No injures have been reported. There are some homes in the area, but none was in immediate danger Thursday night, said Orangeburg Fire Chief Chris Jackson.