5:25pm – Report of smoke in the forest off South Drift Creek Road – where South Drift Creek Road hooks up with Highway 229. Firefighters are trying to determine where the smoke is coming from.
5:35pm Smoke has drifted out of the immediate area.
5:45pm Firefighters have tracked down the source of the smoke. A homeowner is burning two burn piles. Firefighters and local law enforcement are on scene confirming two burn piles were burning some refuse. The fires have been drenched – the fires are out.