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Fayette County responds to 22 fires

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FAYETTE COUNTY (KWWL) -- Fire departments in Fayette County responded to 22 fires in less than one week.

Most were field or grass fires that got out of control. While there is not a burn ban in place, Sheriff Marty Fishers says residents should remember to use caution when lighting fires on dry windy days.

Anyone planning a large controlled burn is asked to notify the Fayette County Sheriff's department and the local fire department.

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