Fire near Vernon airport “not a concern”

Vernon firefighters attended the scene and found a resident performing a controlled burn

Vernon Fire Department is “not concerned” with a resident performing a controlled burn near the Vernon Regional Airport on April 20.

Crews from the Vernon Fire Department responded to reports of black smoke near the airport at approximately 4:30 p.m. They found a resident performing a burn on Tronson Road just before Palmer Road and deemed that it was under control.

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