Prescribed Burn Sends Smoke Billowing in Walker, Montgomery Counties

By: Michael Oder Email
By: Michael Oder Email

WALKER COUNTY If you happen to see smoke on the horizon in the East, the U.S. Forest Service is overseeing a prescribed burn.

The forest service says the area they are burning is mostly in Walker County. There is a small section in Montgomery County. Officials say that the burn is along Forest Service Roads 215, 208 and 216, making a triangle shape near the Stubblefield area.

Officials say they are burning 679 acres.

If you have any questions or concerns, please call 936-344-6205

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