Controlled burns causing smoke, ash across Weber, Box Elder counties

Posted at 12:52 PM, Oct 21, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-21 15:43:46-04

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OGDEN, Utah – Weber County and Box Elder County officials said the white smoke and ash many residents are concerned about is from a controlled burn.

The Fox 13 newsroom has received numerous called and emails wondering about the white smoke.

Not to worry, officials said there are controlled burns in the area.