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Brush fires in Richland, along Parkway East are out

Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review - Richland fire fighter Nathan Sergent, Jr. douses any remaining hot spots in a hillside brush fire Monday, April 21, 2014. The afternoon blaze kept area fire companies busy in the 5800 block of Valencia Road.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review</em></div>Richland fire fighter Nathan Sergent, Jr. douses any remaining hot spots in a hillside brush fire Monday, April 21, 2014. The afternoon blaze kept area fire companies busy in the 5800 block of Valencia Road.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review - Richland fire fighter Nathan Sergent, Jr. holds onto a tree as they extinguish a hillside blaze Monday, April 21, 2014. The afternoon fire consumed a large hillside portion behind homes in the 5800 block of Valencia Road.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review</em></div>Richland fire fighter Nathan Sergent, Jr. holds onto a tree as they extinguish a hillside blaze Monday, April 21, 2014. The afternoon fire consumed a large hillside portion behind homes in the 5800 block of Valencia Road.

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Monday, April 21, 2014, 3:30 p.m.
 

Brush fires in Richland and along the Parkway East are out, Allegheny County 911 dispatch said.

Firefighters responded to a brush fire in the 5800 block of Valencia Road in Richland after someone reported it about 3:15 p.m. Monday.

County dispatchers also called fire crews to another brush fire about 3 p.m. near the Forest Hills exit along the Parkway East.

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