Mavis Bank fire under control
The fire in the Flamstead area of Mavis Bank in St Andrew has been brought under control.
According to the Jamaica Fire Brigade, should wind conditions remain favourable, no further spread of the fire is expected.
The brigade is still on site working to extinguish the fire.
Efforts are being made to ensure that dwelling units are not threatened.
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) is urging members of the public to exercise caution in the area and where possible to avoid the vicinity.