Dollywood guests evacuated for Sevier County wildfires

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PIGEON FORGE (WATE) – Guests at Dollywood have been evacuated amid a series of raging wildfires.

Pete Owens with Dollywood said 19 cabins that were occupied within Dollywood Smoky Mountain Cabins were evacuated early Monday evening. He said they just evacuated Dollywood DreamMore Resort.

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Owens said fire crews are in the park and are taking preventative measures to ensure all structures are intact at Dollywood. No structures are on fire and no persons have been injured.

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