Bat Cave fire Chief Richard Barnwell stands beneath a smoky sky Sunday outside his command post near a blaze imperiling Chimney Rock.
Bat Cave fire Chief Richard Barnwell stands beneath a smoky sky Sunday outside his command post near a blaze imperiling Chimney Rock. Mark Washburn mwashburn@charlotteobserver.com
Bat Cave fire Chief Richard Barnwell stands beneath a smoky sky Sunday outside his command post near a blaze imperiling Chimney Rock. Mark Washburn mwashburn@charlotteobserver.com

Peculiar Chimney Rock fire perplexes the experts

November 13, 2016 07:01 PM

UPDATED November 14, 2016 09:35 AM

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