CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) – Multiple agencies responded to an I-75 tractor trailer fire in the wee hours of Saturday morning just north of the Huntsville-Oneida Exit, 141.
“We were called out at 1:16am today at Mile Marker 143, and fortunately there were no injuries,” said Caryville Volunteer Fire Department Chief Eddie Hatmaker.
The fire was on the northbound side of I-75 and kept traffic at bay for a while.
Along with the CVFD, units from Jacksboro and La Follette Fire Departments and the Campbell County Rural Fire Service assisted. The Emergency Management Agency, Tennessee Highway Patrol and the Sheriff’s Office also responded. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 01/27/2024-6AM-PHOTOS COURTESY OF CVFD CHIEF EDDIE HATMAKER)