TOP PHOTO: Firefighters worked a barn fire in efficient fashion this morning and in doing so, they were able to save the nearby home.

Units with the Campbell County Rural Fire Service responded to a barn fire Wednesday morning.

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – Davis Chapel, Pinecrest, La Follette and near Norris Lake are where fires have flamed today. The first fire was a house fire on Magnolia Lane followed by a barn fire at Pinecrest and a car fire in front of JR’s Tires on Highway 25W. At 2:56pm in the Rainbow area near the lake is when a brushfire call came in to Central Dispatch.

It was 10:58 this morning when the Campbell County Rural Fire Service was dispatched to Wolf Hollow Lane off of Pinecrest Road. The call was the report of a pole barn on fire.

The barn was lost. The home was saved.

Upon arrival, crews found one barn with heavy fire showing and one home in danger. Crews were able to contain the fire to the barn and keep it from damaging the nearby home.

It was about a two-hour turn-a-round for the CCRFS in its latest effort.

CCRFS crews cleared the scene around 12:30pm. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 12/28/2022-2PM)