UPDATE: Pine Valley fire has reignited
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The Wilmington Fire Department says the brush fire at 17th street between Independence Blvd. and George Anderson Dr. has flared up again.
Chris Walker, with Wilmington Fire, says the flare-up is inside the containment area. Walker says the eastbound lane of 17th street between Independence and George Anderson is currently close while fire crews try to put out the flames.
The Wilmington Fire Department and NC Forestry did a controlled burn around 11:00 a.m. to help cut down fuel to the wildfire in Pine Valley.
We will bring you the latest information on WWAY Newschannel 3 at 5:00.
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