Developing: Crews responding to wildfire on Marion's Pogue Mountain
MARION, NC (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – Unexpected emergency crews were responding to a wildfire that broke out on Pogue Mountain in Marion, North Carolina Tuesday.
Officials claimed the fire was on rugged terrain, indicating that accessibility was tough.
This is the next fire that has broken out in considerably less than a 7 days. Crews proceed to attempt to comprise a forest fireplace on Pilot Mountain. North Carolina issued a statewide melt away ban in reaction.
Fox 46 meteorologists say a drought put together with gusty winds helps make for unsafe situations.
We are going to have extra information and facts as it will come into the newsroom.