Forest fire on Rich Hollow Road in Erwin contained, firefighters still battling hot spots

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ERWIN, TN (WJHL) – Fire crews responded to a 2-acre forest fire in Erwin Wednesday.

According to officials with the Watauga Ranger District with the Cherokee National Forest, fire crews were conducting an initial attack on the fire located on private property, which was off of Rich Hollow Road.

As of Wednesday evening, fire crews had the fire contained and were still on-scene battling hot spots.

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