Harlan County state park closed due to wildfire

Harlan County state park closed due to wildfire

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Officials say crews are working to contain the wildfire. (Source: Jeff Phillips/Harlan Daily Enterprise & WTVQ-TV) Officials say crews are working to contain the wildfire. (Source: Jeff Phillips/Harlan Daily Enterprise & WTVQ-TV)

CUMBERLAND, Ky. (AP) - Authorities have closed a Harlan County state park because of a wildfire.

According to WKYT-TV, the Harlan County Emergency Management reported Sunday that Kingdom Come State Park has been shut down until further notice due to a wildfire that spread over the weekend.

The park is located atop Pine Mountain near the city of Cumberland.

Officials say crews are working to contain the wildfire.

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