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 here.
Counties under burn bans include:
- Van Zandt
- Henderson-According to a post from the Henderson County Fire Marshal's Facebook page, County Commissioners extended the burn ban for a period of 28 days on July 31.
- Upshur- County Commissioner's voted on July 31 to continue the burn ban and will reconsider it at their next meeting in two weeks.