Henderson County Announces Additional Evacuations Near Fire

Nov. 15: Henderson County Emergency Management Officials and law enforcement will implement an evacuation of Highway 9 between the intersections of Highway 74-A and Shumont Road at Noon on Wednesday, November 16th.

The evacuation notice will include all roads that connect to Highway 9.

Evacuations should be completed by 5:00 p.m. the same day.

If you cannot evacuate your home due to special needs or disability, please call 911.

Shelter Information:

Residents can shelter at Grace Lutheran Church, 1245 6th Avenue West, Hendersonville. The Red Cross is operating this shelter. The contact number is 828-693-5605.

For more information on this evacuation, please contact the Party Rock Fire Information Center at 828-513-2500 or 336-455-9641or partyrockfireinfo@gmail.com.