PLANT CITY, Fla. ( -A permitted burn got out of control and damaged three mobile homes on Colson Road in Plant City on Friday night.

A spokesperson for Hillsborough County Fire Rescue reports a watermelon farmer was burning something on his farm when the fire got away from him and spread to the homes.

An HCFR official states one of the homes was destroyed and the other two sustained less damage and should still be livable.

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