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A large fire near Panama City Beach, Florida Wednesday (5/6) caused Jason Aldean and his family to evacuate their beach home and has affected other country stars quarantining in the area, including Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley and his family and Chris Janson and his family.

Brittany Aldean put on her Instagram stories that the family is evacuated but “alright.”

Charles Kelley’s wife Cassie wrote on Instagram, “Thanks to everyone for checking on us. We are ok and not in the evacuation area. Praying so hard for the first responders and everyone who has lost property or a business in these fires. I’m still taking this all in…will be back tomorrow after I’ve had a chance to process and have more info how to help.”

Chris Janson took to Twitter to write, “We are praying so hard for all of the people who lost homes and businesses tonight. Our community. Incredibly thankful to the first responders, fire fighters, and police for helping. God bless.”

ABC News reports that a more than 575-acre fire in Walton County, Florida prompted about 500 people to evacuate. Authorities there said multiple structures were lost in the fire, which was 65% contained Thursday morning (5/7).