Burn ban issued for Whitley County

A southern Kentucky county has issued a red flag warning after over fifteen brush fires there.

Firefighters in Whitley County say they had six fires around 3:00 Saturday afternoon.

Crews from Knox County were called in to help.

High winds are part of the reason for the ban.

No homes or buildings have been damaged.

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