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Prescribed burn in Williston area

WILLISTON, SC (WFXG) -

The U.S. Forest Service – Savannah River is conducting a prescribed burn from approximately noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, a half-mile west of the Williston Barricade.

Approximately 46 acres will be burned. Westerly winds are predicted during the burn, so smoke may be visible from the Williston Barricade and Road 8. Motorists are urged to use caution along Road 8, between the Williston Barricade and Craig Road.

A map of this burn and other known burns throughout the state is available on the S.C. Forestry Commission website at http://www.state.sc.us/forest/scnotifs.htm.

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