Photo: Diane Bieniewicz

Riverhead Fire Department made a quick stop of a brush fire that broke out just south of the railroad tracks off Hubbard Avenue Tuesday evening, near Shade Tree Lane.

Firefighters were called to the scene at about 6 p.m. They got the fire knocked down quickly and were cleared from the scene at 6:33 p.m.

RiverheadLOCAL photos by Diane Bieniewicz

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Denise is a veteran local reporter, editor, attorney and former Riverhead Town councilwoman. Her work has been recognized with numerous awards, including investigative reporting and writer of the year awards from the N.Y. Press Association. She is a founder, owner and co-publisher of this website.Email Denise.