PICKENS CO., S.C. (WSPA) – Firefighters continue to cut in containment lines as the fire has moved slowly throughout the day, according to officials.
The primary focus today was on Slickum Falls Road where burnout operations caused heavy smoke.
In other areas, crews continued their hold on existing lines and monitored for hot spots.
The size of the fire is now at 9,566 acres.
The fire is 50% contained, according to officials.
There are no current evacuations.
Table Rock State Park and the trail system remain closed, but is tentatively expected to re-open Monday at noon.
Some trails and interior areas of the park will remain closed due to fire activity.
Click here for more information, or call (864) 878-9813.
Teams are still working to protect structures in Pickens County, Greenville County, and Transylvania County.
The estimated cost to date is $4 million.
No injuries have been reported.
More stories you may like on 7News
A photographer from the upstate taking pictures wants to find a couple that ended up in a photo on the Liberty Bridge in Greenville.
A man was arrested after a short chase Sunday morning in Easley and was discovered to be the suspect in a 2016 police chase.
An Upstate teacher is rallying to get her voice heard by South Carolina Senators. Thousands are signing a petition she created to set up a t…
A person barricaded themselves inside an Asheville apartment building after firing at least one shot Saturday just after noon.
The Biltmore Forest Police Department issued a warning Saturday morning after a bear was seen near the roadway.