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.