A wildfire near Lake Lure has burned 2,450 acres, state officials say.
A wildfire near Lake Lure has burned 2,450 acres, state officials say. Patrick Sullivan AP
A wildfire near Lake Lure has burned 2,450 acres, state officials say. Patrick Sullivan AP

Wildfires spread to 44,000 acres in NC mountains as smoke threatens health

November 14, 2016 05:19 PM