Brush fire near Salado Creek Greenway keeping firefighters busy

Hot spots keep popping up, firefighters say

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SAN ANTONIO – A stubborn, shifting brush fire has kept San Antonio fire crews scrambling Saturday along the Salado Creek Greenway north of the airport.

Crews were still busy battling the fire Saturday night.

Fire teams dispatched brush trucks and pumper units to extinguish the flames, which sparked up around 5:30 p.m.

Fortunately, the fire hasn't reached any homes in the area, but hot spots continue popping up.

Thirteen units were still out fighting the fire as of 9 p.m.

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Fares Sabawi has been a journalist in San Antonio for four years. He has covered several topics, but specializes in crime, courts, open records and data visualization.