County firefighters extinguish two blazes
Published 4:22 pm Monday, October 9, 2023
EAST LINCOLN — A skidder on East Lincoln caught fire Monday afternoon igniting a busy afternoon for Lincoln County Volunteer Fire Departments. Lincoln County Emergency Management Agency Director Chris Reid said the fire was put out.
Additionally, fire fighters have contained a wildfire on MS 550 near The Venue at 550. Reid said Lawrence County is currently battling a fire near the Lincoln County line on Mallalieu Road.
A burn ban is still in effect for Lincoln County. Please heed the burn ban and be cautious with equipment such as brush hogs and lawn mowers.