Brush fire in Quabbin

Just after 1:00 pm today, Pelham Fire Department received a call of a brush fire in the Quabbin. Due to the remote location and lack of access, mutual aid was called from Massachusetts DCR District 10 forest fire control, Belchertown Fire and Shutesbury Fire, as well as assistance from Massachusetts State Police, Pelham Police and Quabbin park rangers. The fire was declared extinguished, and all units cleared around 4:00pm.