NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Tennessee is finally starting to get some positive news out of Gatlinburg Monday after the wildfires tragically killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings.
A new interactive map from Sevier County officials allows you to check on how structures fared during that blaze. Click here to view the map if you can’t see it from your mobile device.
Officials will continue to update the information that feeds into the map so that you can get the latest information.
Containment of the Chimney Tops 2 fire that spread to Gatlinburg is increasing each day. Rain in the Smoky Mountains over the weekend helped, and the fire has not spread.
The park is still closed on the Tennessee side, but the Spur between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg is back open.
The investigation into what officially caused the fire is now underway and investigators do believe it was human caused.