BRUSH FIRE:

Firefighters were called to the scene of a large brush fire in Brewster. The call on McGuerty Road off Route 137 was reported sometime after 3 p.m. About an acre was reportedly charred and at least one shed also caught fire. Mutual aid from Orleans, Chatham and Harwich along with State Forestry units also responded to the scene. The fire was under control in about an hour and no homes were damaged. The cause of the fire is under investigation.