Update: The fire was contained shortly before 6:00pm, and burned about 20 acres. All power has been restored, and no injuries were reported.
Witnesses and emergency officials are confirming a brush fire this afternoon on Fort Gordon. The fire is reported to be near the Lakeview Housing Area. Some residents are being evacuated, and moved to Gym 3 on post for safety. Reports say that Military Police are restricting access to the Fort as of 2:00PM EST. Tune to AM 1230 for the latest on this developing story.