Wichita under ozone alert Tuesday

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The city of Wichita announced an ozone alert has been issued for Tuesday due to burns in the Flint Hills.

“The prescribed burns that are occurring in the Flint Hills produce particulate matter and elements that contribute to ozone formation,” said Baylee Cunningham, Air Quality Specialist for the City of Wichita. “So as that smoke rolls into the city tomorrow, we expect to see ozone levels elevate.”

As a result, residents and businesses are asked to take...

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