US Forest Service continues prescribed burn in Jones Co.

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Published: Jan. 27, 2023 at 1:25 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 27, 2023 at 1:26 PM CST
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JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The United States Forest Service is asking drivers to use caution Friday while traveling in the Chickasawhay Ranger District.

The service will be conducting a 1,952-acre prescribed burn in Jones County. These acres are approximately 3 miles northeast of the Ovett community in the Chickasawhay Wildlife Management area. 

Crews will be working along Forest Service Roads 201 and 205. 

The public should use caution in this area today.

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