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Harford, Baltimore Counties seeing smoky and hazy conditions due to New Jersey wildfire

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Posted at 6:21 PM, May 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-20 18:53:02-04

HARFORD COUNTY, Md. — Harford County emergency officials have received several 911 calls Wednesday evening to report smoky and hazy conditions that are related to a wildfire in New Jersey.

It’s from a wildfire at the Winslow Wildlife Management Area in New Jersey.

The 911 Center in Baltimore County has also been receiving multiple calls in the Baltimore area related to heavy smoke conditions in the area due to the wildfire.

According to officials, the fire is now 95 percent contained.