Fireworks Bans in Effect Across the Basin

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Here's a reminder, fireworks bans are in place all across the Basin.

If you're caught lighting the fuse, get ready to pay a big fine.

With our extremely dry conditions, counties across West Texas have outlawed fireworks.

Here's a look at some of the counties that have banned the sale, use, and possession of fireworks. The counties include Ector, Midland, Brewster, Howard, Martin, Mitchell, Andrews, Ward, Upton, Winkler, Presidio and Jeff Davis County.