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Crews conducting prescribed burn in Perry County

Crews conducting prescribed fire in Perry County; (Photo Source: National Forest in Mississippi) Crews conducting prescribed fire in Perry County; (Photo Source: National Forest in Mississippi)
Crews conducting prescribed fire in Perry County; (Photo Source: National Forest in Mississippi) Crews conducting prescribed fire in Perry County; (Photo Source: National Forest in Mississippi)
PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

If you see smoke in the sky Wednesday, don't be alarmed.

The National Forest in Mississippi, De Soto Ranger District, will conduct a prescribed burn today in the southeastern area of Perry County.

The burn will be in the Leaf River Wildlife Management Area along the Benndale road and Forest Service roads.

Crews, engines, and a helicopter will be operating in this area today. Officials are asking drivers in this area to use caution.

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