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Nelson : Lovingston : Fire Jumps Line Overnight : Crews Continue Work Thanksgiving Day To Contain

[ 0 ] November 24, 2016 |
Photo By John Mckeithen : Fire continus burning on Peebles Mountain just behind St Mary's Catholic Church just north of Lovingston, Virginia Thursday morning November 24, 2016.  A fire line previously set at Buzzard's Rock by forestry crews was jumped overnight.

Photo By John Mckeithen : Fire continus burning on Peebles Mountain just behind St Mary’s Catholic Church just north of Lovingston, Virginia Thursday morning November 24, 2016. A fire line previously set at Buzzard’s Rock by forestry crews was jumped overnight.

Lovingston
Nelson County, Virginia

Not what people living near Lovingston wanted to hear, but Wednesday night a line that had been created to stop the spread of the a fire on the mountainside above town jumped the break.

“The fire has jumped the fire line this evening, news that none of us wanted to hear, but that’s what we are facing this evening and going into tomorrow,”

Jaime Miller, Nelson Emergency Services Coordinator said in a post Wednesday evening.

Meanwhile if you can help these men and women out by dropping off some food. Please do. Make it a great Thanksgiving for them!

Here’s how below.

We will had additional updates throughout this Thanksgiving Day.

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