Police: Burning barrel starts massive brush fire

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Officials say someone setting a fire in a barrel sparked a massive brush fire in Franklintown Borough on Saturday afternoon.

According to authorities, the call came in just before 12:50 p.m. in the area of East Cabin Hollow Road in Dillsburg.

Crews are still on the scene, and the fire is spreading in the direction of Stoney Run Road, officials said.

There are no reports of injuries.

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