The Kentucky Division of Forestry sends reinforcements to Florida to assist with fighting wildfires.
Eleven firefighters and five engine units are leaving early on May 24, 2007, to replace a group that departed two weeks ago. The firefighters will remain in the area for two weeks.
The Florida Division of Forestry requested additional assistance this Wednesday morning.
Fires have been burning in Northern Florida and Southern Georgia since early May. Almost 500,000 acres has burned across the state.