1 Acre Burned in Brush Fire

One firefighter suffered a minor injury while battling the fire

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    NBC4 Washington/ Darcy Spencer

    Just before 7 p.m. Sunday evening, firefighters were called to Pennsylvania Avenue SE and Branch Avenue SE to respond to a brush fire.

    The fire has been contained, but crews continue to monitor hot spots, according to fire officials. One firefighter suffered a minor injury. There were no other injuries.

    No homes or structures were in danger, according to a spokesperson for the DC Fire Department.

    One acre of land was burned.