Close What caused the wildfire to flare? Gatlinburg's fire chief discusses what led to a flare in a wildfire. Video from Nov. 29, 2016. WBIR 4:40 PM. EST November 29, 2016 TRENDING VIDEOS Wind gusts challenge firefighters in Tennessee Wind fuel fires, smoke in Sevier County WBIR Breaking News Fires in Gatlinburg, Nov. 28, 2016 Putting the Vandy loss into perspective Sunday Sports Talk: How loss to Vanderbilt affects Tennessee football program Gusty winds with highs in the mid 60s for Monday Vols fans react to "disappointing" season Vols react to loss to Vanderbilt More Stories Fire damage assessments complete; Smokies and… Nov 29, 2016, 11:54 a.m. John Glenn, astronaut and senator, dead at age 95 Dec. 8, 2016, 3:39 p.m. Families grateful for Dolly Parton's 'My People' fund Dec. 8, 2016, 6:17 p.m.