Two Fires Burning In Croatan National Forest
Two fires are currently burning in the Croatan National Forest, the larger of which began on Mother's Day and is burning about four miles southwest of Newport.
The Mother's Day Fire encompasses nearly 50 acres as of Monday afternoon and has crews from the NC Forest Service, US Forest Service and Marine Corps Cherry Point working to fight it.
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