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Controlled Burn Turns Deadly

The scene located at State Road 59 between Miccosukee and the Georgia state line.

According to reports given on the scene, a man was trying to burn some cleared debris in a private yard near where a controlled burn was being conducted.

Officials say it appears the yard debris fire got out of control, trapping the man and killing him.

Those who were conducting the controlled burn a short distance away discovered his body.

One person is dead after a debris fire gets out of control in northern Leon County.


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