Crews fight Tinker Mountain brush fire
BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - Fire crews are fighting a fire along the Appalachian Trail on Tinker Mountain.
The US Forest Service is also on scene.
The fire was found early Tuesday morning burning along the steep slopes in undergrowth and brush, and appears to be a result of a lightning strike from overnight storms.
The Troutville Volunteer Fire Department, Fincastle Volunteer Fire Department - Company 4, and Eagle Rock Volunteer Fire & Rescue all aided with personnel and resources.
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