Fire Burns Field Near Ashland
BOONE COUNTY - Crews are working to put out a fire in Southern Boone County Tuesday night. The fire started in the middle of a field located off Highway 63 near Peterson Lane just after 9 p.m. The Southern Boone County Fire Chief, Roger Jaeger, said the location of the fire made it difficult to reach and possibly involved a couple of abandoned buildings. As of 10:35 p.m. the fire is contained, but still burning. Fire crews said they don't know if anyone was hurt in the blaze.