Are You Seeing/Smelling Smoke Outside Right Now? Here’s Why…

CHARLOTTE, NC — A controlled burn near the Union and Chester County line in South Carolina has smoke heading north into Charlotte.

Officials in Chester County say a 1,300 acre controlled burn is underway in Carlisle, SC. Residents in Chester, York, and Mecklenburg Counties have reported seeing a smoky haze and smelling smoke throughout those areas.

Carlisle is located just across the Broad River which separated Union and Chester Counties.