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Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge evacuated as wildfires burn in Tennessee

Officials said they are unsure how the 500-acre blaze at Great Smoky Mountain National Park started, but they expect dozens more firefighters to arrive Tuesday to help fight it. Mandatory and voluntary evacuations spread through neighborhoods in two Tennessee cities Monday night as wildfires in Great Smoky Mountain National Park pumped smoke throughout the area,