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Controlled burn affecting almost 2,000 acres in Davy Crockett National Forest

HOUSTON CO., TX (KTRE) - The Davy Crockett National Forest will be implementing a 1,890 acre Prescribed burn today in our Compartment 68.

The burn is located between Forest Roads 514 and 508, near Farm to Market 2781, in the Piney Creek area Southwest of Kennard.

The smoke will be traveling to the Northeast, eventually crossing over Hwy-7 near Kennard.

Motorists are advised to slow down and watch out in case of reduced visibility in that area.

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