Mulch fire on Eastfield Road

Charlotte and Huntersville Fire Departments are on scene of a large mulch fire on Eastfield Road. Smoke is visible from some distance away, and North Charlotte residents are expected to detect a mild to moderate smoke odor in the air. Neighboorhoods affected include Wallace Farms, Highland Creek, Concord Mills, the greater University area. This fire is controlled, but you may expect this smoke odor to persist for several hours.