Local firefighters fighting many wildfires

WINCHESTER, Wis. (WBAY) - Town of Winchester Fire Chief Tom Forbes says local firefighters have been facing small wildfires for several days.

Marsh fire in Town of Winchester on April 3, 2019 (Photo: Ric Reynolds)

The latest was a marsh fire in Winchester. Black smoke could be seen for miles.

Forbes says many of these wildfires start because burning brush piles get out of control or due to mechanical issues with heavy machinery.

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