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FHP monitors controlled fire near U.S. 301

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NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol is monitoring a controlled burn in the area of US 301 and Motes Road which may affect roadways.

Motorists in Nassau County are encouraged to use caution when traveling in these areas. Visibility may deteriorate quickly due to smoke/fog type conditions, especially during the night time and early morning hours.

Motorists are reminded to reduce their speed as necessary to avoid a collision and utilize their low beam headlights in order to adapt to changing weather conditions.