Small brush fire contained in Oldsmar area

Last Updated: Thursday, June 29, 2017, 10:53 AM EDT

A small brush fire is burning in the Oldsmar area Thursday morning. 

According to the Florida Forestry Service, multiple units are at the scene of a five-acre fire in the wooded area near Race Track Road and Forest Lakes Boulevard.

That is in the Brooker Creek Preserve. 

The Brooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Center and hiking trails are operating as normal today. 

There are no homes or businesses near the area. Also, no traffic is being impacted.

Heavy smoke has been pouring from the area and will be smelled in the Oldsmar area. 

Crews have been creating fire lines and have the flames contained. 

Once the Forestry Service clears the scene, Pinellas County staff will continue monitoring the area for hot spots.