A witness said the fire has been burning since about 5:30 PM.
Tonight, we will hold onto that cloud cover through the overnight hours. Flurries could trickle back down late this evening into early Sunday morning. We are not expecting any accumulation.
Officials from the Floyd County Sheriff's Office said there is emergency personnel on the scene of two separate crashes on US-23.
All six departments in the county are volunteer-based. No firefighters in Leslie County get paid for their work.