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Multiple departments respond to Colbert County wildfire causing visibility and air quality issues

Be advised.

Posted: Sep 10, 2019 3:55 PM

Colbert County Emergency Management says thick smoke from a large wildfire is causing visibility problems and air quality issues on Highway 157, near the Lawrence/Colbert line.

Multiple fire departments are working to extinguish the fire. Officials urge people to use caution in the area.

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