Members of the Springfield Arson and Bomb squad are on scene investigating a brush fire at Forest Park.
Dennis Leger, aide to the Fire Commissioner told Western Mass News fire crews were called to the area of Trafton Road and Dickinson Street around 2:50 p.m.
A witness said three children were running away from the park once the fire broke out.
As of 4:23 p.m. the fire has been put out, but two fire engines and the arson and bomb squad are starting an investigation.
Western Mass News will update this story with more information once it becomes available.
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