Tennessee Brush Fire Burns Two Homes in Wears Valley
April 6, 2021
Approximate areas reportedly sustaining structural damage:
– Wears Valley (Sevier County, 37862)
*Activity reported on Buds Ridge Way off Little Cove Road
NOTE: This has NOT yet been declared a FEMA Major Disaster.
WEARS VALLEY, Tenn. (WATE) — Two homes and about 75 acres have burned in Wears Valley as crews work to extinguish a brush fire that began along Little Cove Road this afternoon.
Homes have been evacuated along Alf Ownby Road, Wears Mountain Lane, Autumn View Way and others in that area, according to Sevier County dispatch. Some homes in the Dogwood Farms subdivision are also evacuated, according to Blount County Fire Chief Doug McClanahan.
Witnesses described the fire as being “several acres.”
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