BRUCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

The Bruce Township Fire Department confirmed a grass fire Monday afternoon along M-53 Highway.

Southbound M-53 Highway temporarily was shut down at 34 Mile Road due to the fire along the highway.

Images: Bruce Township grass fire

Bruce Township firefighters were responding to the blaze. The firefighters were containing the fire which had spread across a good portion of brush and grass near the highway.

Watch: Firefighters douse grass fire

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