Card Sound Road remains closed due to brush fire burning for 5th consecutive day

SOUTH MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Card Sound Road remains shut down Tuesday night due to a brush fire that has been burning for five consecutive days.

The fire ignited in South Miami-Dade Friday afternoon.

On Monday, the fire spread towards Card Sound Road, leading officials to shut the road down in both directions. Drivers are asked to use U.S. 1 as an alternate route.

Firefighters could be seen dropping water from above to extinguish the blaze.