Wildfires prompt evacuations of campgrounds in North Carolina and Tennessee

Wildfires in the Sauratown Mountains have forced the evacuation of a youth camp and residences, with firefighters battling the blaze amid challenging conditions.

Campgrounds in North Carolina and Tennessee were evacuated due to spreading wildfires, with officials bracing for high winds and low humidity. A youth camp and homes were evacuated in North Carolina as the fire grew, while firefighters from multiple states joined the effort. Despite tough conditions, no injuries or structural damage has been reported, and rain is expected to aid containment efforts.