Wildfire Burns 180 Acres in Shenandoah National Park

By: News Staff Email
By: News Staff Email

A wildfire in the Shenandoah National Park has grown to 180 acres.

It is located on Neighbor Mountain and is completely contained in the park.

As of now, no structures have been damaged. The closest structure is one mile away. Neighbor Trail on the mountain is closed and more trails may be closed if the fire continues to grow.

Firefighters from the northern valley are working on containing it by making fire lines.

No one has been evacuated as of Wednesday afternoon.


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