Tennessee Gatlinburg fires: 4 dead

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GATLINBURG, TN - NOVEMBER 29: Trevor Cates, walks through the smoldering remains of the fellowship hall of his church, the Banner Missionary Baptist Church as he inspects damage after a widfire November 29, 2016 in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Thousands of people have been evacuated from the area and over 100 houses and businesses were damaged or destroyed. Drought conditions and high winds helped the fire spread through the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

A fourth person was found dead Wednesday as a result of this week’s wildfires in Sevier County, Tennessee, county Mayor Larry Waters told reporters.

Forty-five people were treated at a hospital as a result of the fire, he said. The fourth body was found at a motel, a different official said at a news conference.