CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) – The Caryville Fire Department was dispatched at 2:20 pm to a fire at Exit 141 of I-75 on Saturday afternoon.
A side-by-side ATV is reported to be on fire near the power lines at that exit. Firefighters are also facing thick smoke with the fire near Flatwoods Road.
The driver of the ATV is said to be safely out of the vehicle though the fire is directly under the power lines.
About ten-minutes into the ATV fire, a brush fire was triggered. At 2:40 pm, the Campbell County Rural Fire Service was paged out to assist the Caryville Fire Department with the brush fire. (WLAF NEWS – 06/06/2020-2:25PM)