WNC Fires: More evacuations in Franklin, NC

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FRANKLIN, NC (WSPA) – The US Forest Service says more evacuations have been issued for the Tellico Fire in the following areas:

Gassaway Road and south at the junction of Gassaway and Wesser Creek Road south down Wesser Creek Road.

They are managing several fires in Macon County.

An evacuation notice has been issued to people in immediate danger from the fire in the Queens Creek area of Nantahala.

They say those affected by the evacuation notice in the Partridge Creek and Deweese Road area of the Nantahala have been contacted.

CodeRed alerts have been sent out and arrangements for shelter have been made through the Macon County Emergency Management Director, Warren Cabe.

Continuing coverage of the Woodruff kidnapping

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