Tag Archives: fire

Overturned Truck Slows I-40

Interstate 40 was at a stand still after a tractor trailer overturned at the usual spot of many in the past, the infamous 342 eastbound mile marker just starting down the Rockwood mountain. Then a tractor trailers hit the brakes hard avoiding a collision in front of his truck which …

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No Injuries in Overnight House Fire in Oak Ridge

Photo Submitted By City of Oak Ridge Fire Department OAK RIDGE, Tenn. February 21, 2020 – On February 21, 2020, at approximately 02:19 AM, the Oak Ridge Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire located on W Outer Drive near Ogden Lane. The first arriving unit was on scene …

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A Jacksboro Fire injures none, displaces 18

A fire early this morning at an apartment in Jacksboro displaced 18 residents but injured no one. Firefighters from Jacksboro were aided in fighting the fire, reported just after midnight, by crews from the LaFollette and Caryville Fire Departments and the Campbell County Rural Fire Service, and were able to …

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Fire damages roof, attic, injures no one

No one was injured in a Friday night house fire in the Medford community. Anderson County Sheriff’s deputies, along with firefighters from the Medford Volunteer Fire Department, responded to 108 Luke Leinart Lane outside Rocky Top shortly after 10 pm Friday. When Deputy Adam Warren arrived on scene, he reported …

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Electrical fire damages Claxton home

The resident told Anderson County Sheriff’s deputies that he had been inside the trailer when smoke began to fill the air and he saw flames coming from the electrical outlet the dryer was plugged into shortly before 9 pm Wednesday.

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Fire damages OS business

Early Tuesday morning, firefighters in Oliver Springs battled a fire at a commercial building on West Tri-County Boulevard. The building, used as a garage for mechanics to modify race cars, was heavily damaged by the fire, which was reported at around 1 am.

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