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Burn bans throughout East Texas

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) -

Fire warnings and burn bans are in effect across East Texas since dry and hot conditions have enhanced the risk of wildfires in the area.

This is a developing story. It will continue to update. To see a complete list of burn bans across East Texas, click KLTV.com. 

Counties under burn bans include:

  • Wood 
  • Rains
  • Houston
  • Cherokee
  • Morris
  • Smith
  • Anderson
  • Marion 
  • Van Zandt
  • Franklin
  • Harrison
  • Rusk- As of August 13, Rusk County has issued a Provisional Burn Ban for the next 90 days. 
  • Camp 
  • Upshur- County Commissioner's voted on July 31 to continue the burn ban and will reconsider it at their next meeting in two weeks.

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