Despite High Fire Danger, No Burn Bans Issued For Oklahoma


Thursday, February 18th 2016, 1:18 pm
By: Grant Hermes


There isn't a single burn ban in effect in the state and News 9 wanted to know why.

Burn bans come in two forms: From the governor or from the county. But we don't meet some of the criteria. At least one expert thinks we need to take a second look and update those standards to keep us safe.

News 9’s Grant Hermes will have more at 5 p.m.