MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) - A group from a nudist park in Rutherford County helped prevent the spread of a brush fire that burned eight to 10 acres of land Wednesday near the intersection of Bradyville Pike and Gum Puckett Road in Rutherford County.

The fire broke out around 1:15 p.m. Susan Palmer saw the heavy smoke as she was driving home and called 911. Palmer lives at Rock Haven Lodge, which is a nudist park.

"I looked out to my left and saw a lot of smoke and I thought, 'That doesn't look good,'" Palmer told News4 in a phone interview. "I got in touch with some of my guys and said, 'Take the fire truck and go.'"

According to Palmer, Rock Haven owns a 1964 Ford fire truck that holds 500 gallons of water. Wednesday was the first time the group at Rock Haven has used the truck to battle a large fire.

Three people from Rock Haven helped Rutherford County Fire and Rescue prevent the fire from spreading and burning down a nearby trailer and power pole. Because the fire was not on Rock Haven's property, the three people fighting the fire were wearing clothes. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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