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Crews Battle Brush Fire In Foster Township

A large brush fire in Luzerne County burned at least 100 acres and injured two firefighters on Friday.
Foster Township, Luzerne County -- A large brush fire in Luzerne County burned at least 100 acres and injured two firefighters on Friday.

Fire companies from Luzerne, Carbon, and Columbia counties fought the fire on foot, while the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources battled the flames from the sky.

Two firefighters were injured, and both of them were transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital in Hazleton.

Robert Hill with Kidder Township Fire Police said the weather conditions fueled the flames.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the brush fire in Luzerne County.
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