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Lubbock County Commissioners issue burn ban for Lubbock County

Burn ban in effect for Lubbock County (Source: KCBD Graphic) Burn ban in effect for Lubbock County (Source: KCBD Graphic)
LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX (KCBD) -

The Lubbock County Commissioners have issued a burn ban for Lubbock County. The decision was made during a regularly scheduled meeting at 10 a.m.

All but five counties in the KCBD viewing area are now under a burn ban. The five counties not under a burn ban are Hockley, Terry, Gaines, Dawson and Dickens.

The counties under a burn ban are dealing with severe or extreme drought conditions.

There are now 93 counties (including Lubbock) in Texas that are under a burn ban.

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