Ana Franzoni and Alex Blackburn, both seniors at UNC-Chapel Hill, talk about getting the news about a fire and an explosion at the base of the Davie Poplar in McCorkle Place on Thursday afternoon. Julia Wall jwall@newsobserver.com
Ana Franzoni and Alex Blackburn, both seniors at UNC-Chapel Hill, talk about getting the news about a fire and an explosion at the base of the Davie Poplar in McCorkle Place on Thursday afternoon. Julia Wall jwall@newsobserver.com

Iconic UNC campus Davie Poplar has survived 300 years — and now a fire

November 03, 2017 02:29 PM