6 victims of Gatlinburg wildfires identified


GATLINBURG, Tenn. (MEDIA GENERAL) – Tennessee officials confirmed on Friday that 13 people are now confirmed dead following this week’s wildfires in Sevier County.UPDATE: Woman who was with 2 daughters confirmed dead in Tenn. wildfires

Six of the victims have been identified so far.

Victims identified from the Tennessee wildfires.

Two of the victims had dual Canadian/American citizenship, and at least one of the dead was a full-time resident in Gatlinburg.

The average age of the six victims so far identified was 68.

At least two married couples died together in the fire.

A number of their bodies were found in the area of Chalet Village.

Click the slideshow for more details of their lives and more information about how they were killed.

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