Fire danger elevated within the region due to dry conditions, per Tenn. Dept. of Forestry

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SEVIER COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — Tennessee Department of Forestry has elevated the fire danger in the region due to current dry conditions.

This, from a post by Sevier County Emergency Management Agency, reminding anyone who wanted to burn brush piles to obtain a permit from local authorities before doing so.

If you’re looking to obtain a burn permit, visit www.burnsafetn.org or contact your local city/county fire department.

You can follow the updates of wildfire risks in Tennessee’s by clicking HERE.

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