SOUTH BRUNSWICK - A male teenager is facing the adult equivalent of arson chargers after allegedly setting fire to brush in a wooded area of Kendall Park, centraljersey.com reports.

The half-acre blaze spread to the side of an abandoned home on Tulsa Court around 3:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters were able to knock the fire down in about 20 minutes, according to the centraljersey.com report.