Evacuation order lifted following Sebring brush fire

- A fast moving brush fire prompted the evacuation of 25 homes in Highlands County Sunday afternoon, according to officials. 

Firefighters say the blaze is contained, but has burned about 25 acres in the area of Heron and Barn Owl Streets in Sebring. One home sustained minor damage from the flames. 

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