|Notice the sign on left side, “Smoky Land Motel"|
"'It's the apocalypse': Burned out remains of Gatlinburg after thousands flee resort Tennessee towns as massive wildfire destroys homes and hotels. More than 14,000 people have been forced to evacuate from resort towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Roughly 400 homes and structures were damaged, as there's 'little hope' for relief anytime soon. Four people suffered severe burns trying to evacuate and are hospitalized as no deaths have been reported. Westgate Resorts, a 16-story hotel and every cabin at Black Bear Falls is believed to have been destroyed. Schools in Green, McMinn and Sevier counties will are closed, and more than 12,000 people in Sevier County were without power as of early Tuesday morning.” DailyMail
Gatlinburg Wildfires Force Evacuations: ‘It Was Like Driving Into Hell’
Extent of Tennessee Wildfire
NASA Tracking Wildfires. A running account of the fires plaguing America over the last three (3) months and earlier.