Controlled burn leaves heavy cloud of smoke over West Topeka
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A controlled burn left a heavy cloud of smoke over West Topeka.
The Shawnee Co. Sheriff’s Office says on Wednesday, Oct. 5, that a heavy cloud of black smoke over West Topeka can be attributed to a controlled burn of I-70 and SW Urish Rd.
The Mission Township Fire Department approved a controlled burn of 120 acres, producing smoke.
The Sheriff’s Office discouraged residents from calling 911 to report the smoke.
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