Prescribed Burn Alert



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Prescribed Burn Levy County

Levy County, Florida — The Florida Highway Patrol will be monitoring the area of SR 24 in the community of Rosewood today, March 20, 2014 as the Florida Forest Service conducts a prescribed burn of approximately 80 acres of woodlands.

Smoke from this fire may affect portions of the following roadways:

State Road 24, Levy County Road 345 as well as other local roads in this area.


Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling in these areas. Visibility may deteriorate quickly due to smoke/fog type conditions especially during the night time and early morning hours.

Motorists are reminded to reduce their speed and utilize low beam headlights in order to adapt to changing weather conditions.