Helicopter used in effort to put out Southwick brush fire

Hampden County

The video above was sent to 22News from Kristen.

SOUTHWICK, Mass. (WWLP) – Southwick firefighters are out for the third day in a row, trying to contain a brush fire that started over the weekend.

Southwick Firefighter Ian DiPietro told 22News the 14-acre fire, not far from Shaker Farms Country Club, is not threatening any homes.

Footage sent to 22News through our Report It feature showed a helicopter picking up water from the North Pond of the Congamond Lakes to help put out the fire.

The video above was sent to 22News from Jane.

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