Firefighters put out flames at Tamko Asphalt

Firefighters put out flames at Tamko Asphalt

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The factory at 2506 Johnston Street makes felt paper for roofing. The factory at 2506 Johnston Street makes felt paper for roofing.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Firefighters were called out to a fire at Tamko Asphalt early Sunday.

The factory at 2506 Johnston Street makes felt paper for roofing.

Knoxville Fire Department Captain DJ Corcoran reports that the incident was an industrial-sized chimney fire.

KFD had the flames put out in about thirty minutes.

There were 11 people working at the time of the fire. No injuries were reported.

 

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