Crews respond to brush fire in Bellefonte

Firefighters responded to a brush fire early Friday afternoon near Bellefonte Area High School, according to scanner reports.

The fire on the 200 block of Beaver Farm Lane off East Bishop Street began just after noon. A field was reportedly on fire, as well as a tree house, according to emergency dispatchers.

The fire was also near the Beaver Farm Apartments.

The school, as well as the Bellefonte Area School District, was closed Friday for the holiday.