The view from Westlake Drive toward Downtown Austin. (Haley Cihock/KXAN)
Updated: Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013, 4:23 PM CST
Published : Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013, 4:22 PM CST
AUSTIN (KXAN) - A brush fire flared near East Martin Luther King Boulevard and Ed Bluestein Road on Tuesday afternoon.
The fire was in a densely wooded area and was belching thick black smoke around 3:30 p.m. The smoke was dissipating about an hour later.
There was no immediate word on whether structures were affected.