BREAKINGNEWS FIREHENDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (12/11/17) — Smith Mills Fire Department is asking people to avoid the area near Klondike Road and Kentucky 136 as crews from several departments work to extinguish a wildfire this evening.

At 8:23 p.m., firefighters from Corydon and Union County departments along with Kentucky Division of Forestry were at the river bottoms in an effort to stop the blaze from spreading.

“We have approximately 15-plus acres burning at this time, and (the fire) is still burning and still growing,” Smith Mills Assistant Chief Bryan Coghill said.

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