10 acres of land burned in Shipley Hollow Road fire

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. -- Ten acres of private property were burned by a fire pit fire Tuesday afternoon.

Elkmont and Ardmore officials along with an Alabama Forestry Commission representative were dispatched to the fire at 2 p.m on Shipley Hollow Road.

A fire pit in a front yard got out of control due to wind. No one was home at the time.