LOUISVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Fire crews were continued to work at Green Acres Flea Market Sunday morning in Louisville after a fire started there Saturday evening.
Blount County Fire Department Captain Butch Campbell said the fire was under control around 10 a.m. Sunday morning, and while there were no flames, there were still some hot spots. According to Campbell, 22 firefighters with Blount County Fire Department responded to the fire.
While Blount County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating what caused the fire, Campbell added that there were no known injuries.
Saturday evening, a spokesperson with Blount County Fire Department confirmed that crews were on the scene of a fire at Green Acres Flea Market just before 8 p.m., and according to a firefighter on the scene, paramedics and firefighters were called to the scene around 7:45 p.m.
From Alcoa Highway, drivers spotted heavy black smoke coming from around the side of the building. WATE’s Tala Shatara was on the scene and said vendors were coming to move their items that were in danger of catching fire.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated.