Prescribed burns in Levy County could cause hazardous driving conditions

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LEVY COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) -
Florida Highway Patrol troopers are urging drivers in Levy County to use caution due to a pair of prescribed burns.

The Florida Forest Service conducted two prescribed burns in the Goethe State Forest on Friday, and smoke may obstruct U.S. Route 19 and State Road 121 for the next several days.

Drivers should reduce their speed and use low beam headlights if traveling through the area.