Red Flag Warning  Start a fire get a ticket

A Red Flag Warning is in effect and fire fighters across the Regional Radio listening area are reminding everyone that it is not safe to do any outdoor burning. Lebanon Rural Fire Chief Phillip Pitts with Lebanon Rural Fire Protection District says they have been extremely busy…..

Pitts reminds everyone that during conditions that prompt a Red Flag Warning, you are liable if you start a fire….

Chief Pitts reports that on Monday the Laclede County Sheriff’s Office wrote a citation to a citizen who started a fire that got out of control.