Wildfire Rages In Johnson County

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Fire departments from Johnson and Franklin counties are fighting a large wildfire on Highway 215, according to a Facebook post from the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.

The fire is near the Franklin/Johnson County line.

Currently, the Arkansas Forestry Commission is also assisting in combating the flames.

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office urges families not to burn anything tonight, even charcoal grills. They said they’ve already seen multiple fires throughout the county.