Firefighters are battling a large brush fire that started Sunday afternoon in Oakdale, officials said.

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The blaze, in the woods near the West Oak Recreation Club, near the intersection of Cypress Lane and Spruce Drive in Oakdale, was reported to authorties about 4:10 p.m., a Suffolk police spokeswoman said.

A dispatcher at the West Sayville Fire Department said late Sunday afternoon the fire is “still very active” and he was not sure if there were any injuries.