Crews battle 50 acre fire in Caryville

Crews battle 50 acre fire in Caryville

Fire burning in Caryville Fire burning in Caryville

CARYVILLE (WATE) - The Campbell and Claiborne County Forestry Departments are actively working a fire that broke out Friday afternoon.

A spokesman for the Tennessee Division of Forestry says the fire has spread to more than 50 acres and could possibly cover 200 acres once it has burned out.

Crews have two crews on the scene dozing out retension lines to keep the houses out of danger.

At this time no homeowners have been evacuated.

6 News will bring more details as they are made available.

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