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Brush fires close part of Midlothian Turnpike near Woolridge Road

Brush fires were seen late Monday morning on Midlothian Turnpike. (Source: Wondermonkey78/Twitter) Brush fires were seen late Monday morning on Midlothian Turnpike. (Source: Wondermonkey78/Twitter)
MIDLOTHIAN, VA (WWBT) -

Chesterfield firefighters battled several small brush fires late Monday morning along the ditch line on Midlothian Turnpike near North Woolridge Road. 

This area is just west of the shopping centers where Walmart and Wegman's are located. 

As of 12:20 p.m., one westbound lane of Midlothian Turnpike was closed due to the fires.  

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