|A brush fire in Edison is burned the swamp grass of the north shores of the Raritan River Thursday.|
The fire burned near the Raritan Center industrial complex, which houses hundreds of businesses, including day cares, hotels and a FedEx facility.
Wind gusts over 15 mph pushed the fire from Edison into Woodbridge, according to Edison Fire Chief Brian Latham.
After several hours, the fire was 95 percent contained, Latham said. A helicopter was being used to help douse the flames.
WATCH: Chopper 4 captured video of a large brush fire with flames leaping 25 feet high raging near Edison, N.J.
Officials said the state forest service would stay on site overnight to observe and make sure hot spots didn’t flare up.
There was no immediate word about a cause. – NBC New York.