Police: Brush fire put out overnight in Medford

A mulch fire near a sports entertainment complex on Route 112 in Medford ended without significant damage or injury Tuesday, Suffolk County police and fire officials said.

The fire was reported in a 911 call at 12:50 a.m., police said.

Fire officials said volunteers from Medford, Coram and Holtsville handled the call -- and said no injuries were reported. The cause of the fire was not immediately clear.


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Officials said the fire occurred at a mulch lot near the Country Fair Entertainment Park. Crews were still dousing the smoldering mulch throughout Tuesday morning.

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