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Sarasota working two brush fires

Firefighters are battling a 10-acre brush fire off State Road 72 on Myakka River State Park property this afternoon, Sarasota County reports.

Also, there is a second fire on the Carlton Reserve, which is part of the state park.

Firefighters from Sarasota and the Division of Forestry are on scene.

Myakka River State Park is in eastern Sarasota County.

Air One from the sheriff's office has been called to drop water on the 10-acre fire, a media alert from the county said.

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