PIGEON FORGE, Tn. - Firefighters in Pigeon Forge are batting a massive fire at the Black Bear Ridge Resort.
Officials with the Sevier County Fire Department say the fire sparked up around 4 p.m. as a brush fire, and quickly spread to a nearby cabin. From there, it continued to spread until it destroyed at least 35 cabins at the resort.
150 people have been displaced by the fire, and no injuries have been reported.
25 fire departments have responded to the blaze that has covered 300 acres.
- Police: Car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 12 hurt
- VA Gubernatorial Candidate campaigning in Southwest Virginia
- Mall at Johnson City full of race cars for season preview
- Final contract signed to transfer Sullivan North to Kingsport City Schools
- Gov. amends SWVa. lawmaker's bill to raise fine for driving slowly in left lane