Hinds County firefighters have contained a 40 acre brush fire on Lebanon Grove Road, near Terry, but it still has some hot spots. The Mississippi Forestry Commission is cutting a fire lane around the fire.
The blaze started shortly after 3 p.m. near the intersection of Lebanon Grove Road and Ford Road, but has not threatened any homes in the area. Strong winds have posed some problems for firefighters.
Firefighters from Terry and Bryam, as well as Hinds County volunteers are battling the blaze.
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