Firefighting efforts were in full force as crews from multiple jurisdictions fought and contained a brush fire that started in Beachwood Thursday afternoon.

Backfires were set in several areas in order to prevent the spread of fire to nearby homes. Crews were split into four divisions to fight the fire from all angles.

Windy weather conditions fueled the flames. "This is about as bad...

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