Emilio Ebanks, Public Relations Officer for the Jamaica Fire Brigade
Teams from the Jamaica Fire Brigade and the Jamaica Defence Force are now battling a large bush fire in Mavis Bank, St. Andrew.
Other teams are trying to contain another bush fire in Long Mountain, St. Andrew.
Emilio Ebanks, Public Relations Officer for the Jamaica Fire Brigade, told RJR News firefighters are doing all they can to control the situation as soon as possible.
The response teams battling the Mavis Bank bush fire are trying to prevent it from spreading to houses, however, wind and drought conditions are making the situation difficult.