Prescribed Burn Brings Smoke and Ash to Spring Hill
SPRING HILL – A large prescribed burn is underway in the area of the Weeki Wachee Preserve, bringing smoke and ash across portions of Commercial Way near Spring Hill Drive.
Officials have not released the total number of acres involved in today’s burn but there are no reports of danger to surrounding communities.
An overturned vehicle closed portions of Shoal Line Blvd near the fire, which caused concerns for local citizens who thought it was due to the fire.
There are other controlled burns in surrounding counties which may bring additional smoke and ash to Hernando County.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ™2013 – 2018 RNRF Incorporated.