Brushfire rips through Soundview

(09/08/10) SOUNDVIEW PARK - Smoke and flames billowed through the skies of Soundview this afternoon.

Police say a brushfire ripped through trees and grass in Soundview Park and endangered many homes on Patterson and Beach avenues. Officials say firefighters had the blaze under control in about 40 minutes.

No injuries or significant damage from the fire have been reported.

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