Pender fire crews respond to large wildfire - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Pender fire crews respond to large wildfire

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ONSLOW COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Pender County fire crews respond to a wildfire through county lines.

According to officials, the fire started around 1 p.m. Sunday on Hardy Graham Road in Onslow County.

Officials evacuated homes in the areas of Brians Woods Road, Tomahawk Road, and Strawberry Road.

According to a Red Cross press release, residents are allowed back into their homes & the fire is under control.

More than 100 acres have burned so far and eight units from Pender County responded.

No injuries or structural damage reported at this point.

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