The smell of smoke in Alachua County is expected to stay, at least for now. WUFT-FM’s Briana Rittersporn says winds are bringing in smoke from a fire in the east.[audio:https://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/11/wildfirewrapedit.mp3]
Wildfire Mitigation Specialist Ludie Bond says the fire could continue to smolder for weeks, or even months. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.