Elephant Mountain Fire in Rockbridge Co. 70% Contained

Rockbridge Co., VA - A Rockbridge County wildfire has grown by six acres, but is now 70% contained.

More than 100 firefighters worked on containment lines Tuesday on Elephant Mountain just outside Buena Vista.

The fire has burned 256 acres since Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters will be on the mountain for a few more days.

People around Buena Vista can expect to continue to see smoke.

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