Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Mill Creek
FIRE
262
acres
28 mi
SE of Jefferson City, TN
25%
contained
Fire Status:
UNKNOWN
Last Updated:
1 week ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7437
Fire Start:
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 8:00 PM EDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 2 weeks ago

Incident Photo for the Mill Creek Fire

The Mill Creek Fire started on private property Thursday April 22. It is now burning within the Cherokee National Forest along west bound Interstate 40 near mile marker 446. The fire is approximately 262 acres and 25% contained. Crews continue to establish containment lines around the fire. For social media updates on the Mill Creek Fire follow the Tennessee Department of Agriculture on Facebook at @TNAgriculture and on Twitter at @TNAgriculture

For traffic information and potential closures regarding Interstate 40 please visit https://smartway.tn.gov/

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
35.823, -83.151
Size (Acres):
262
Containment:
25%

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Adrianne Rubiaco
Email: adrianne.rubiaco@usda.gov
Phone: (828) 226-0131
Fire Unit Information
Cherokee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Tennessee
Cleveland, TN 37312