Calf Mountain on Fire

By: WHSV News Staff Email
By: WHSV News Staff Email

AUGUSTA COUNTY -- Part of Calf Mountain in Augusta County is on fire. Firefighters from across the Valley are fighting these flames trying to stop it from spreading to nearby homes on top of the mountain.

The Department of Forestry said the fire is at Calf Mountain in Augusta County near Dooms. The Department of Forestry said a woman was cutting grass when ticks started to crawl on her. She tried to get rid of them by lighting some of the grass on fire. It turned into 7 acres of fire and is growing.


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