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Controlled Burn in Baker Co. may affect visibility on roadways

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Posted at 8:20 PM, Oct 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-31 16:36:12-04

BAKER COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL) - The Florida Highway Patrol is monitoring a controlled burn on I-10 in the Sanderson area near 315-323 mile markers. 

The smoke and fog from the controlled burn may affect visibility on the roadways in Baker County.

Motorists are encouraged to use caution when traveling in this area, especially during the nighttime and early morning hours.

Drivers will need to reduce their speed as necessary to avoid a collision and utilize their low beam headlights in order to adapt to changing weather conditions.