7:40pm- Fire crews are still working a brush fire in Blowing Rock around State View Road/Reynolds Parkway area.
Here’s more details about the fire: the fire has burned about 60 acres of land near Reynolds Parkway in southeastern Watauga County, according to the Watauga Democrat.
Firefighters from Stewart Simmons, Boone, Blowing Rock, and the N.C. Forest Service, all responded. The fire was in the vicinity of the Blue Ridge Mountain Club and visible from the Heavenly Mountain development. More details in this Watauga Democrat article.