The Florida Panhandle is seeing a rage of wildfires and evacuations are underway as firefighters battle the fires in the affected areas in Walton and Santa Rosa counties.
Fox 29 reported that around 1100 people were asked to evacuate in Santa Rosa County on Wednesday as fire broke out in the county on Monday. In Walton County, some 500 people were asked to evacuate.
Firefighters in the Florida Panhandle have been battling wildfires that forced some 1,600 people to evacuate from their homes. https://t.co/Ans7cLrEC5
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The news says there are no reports of injuries or deaths caused by the fires.