BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – There will be a meeting Wednesday night for people affected by the Simmons Road Fire in Bladen County.
The blaze has burned almost 5,500 acres and is now 50 percent contained. Several homes were evacuated Monday near the Cumberland/Bladen county line. A shelter was opened at Cape Fear High School near Fayetteville.
Cumberland County Emergency Services is holding the community meeting Wednesday night at 6:30 at the Live Oak Methodist Church off Highway 53.
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