Kingsport Firefighters Battle Multi-Bay Storage Building Fire


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Around 0140hrs on October 23rd, Kingsport Firefighters (C-Shift) responded to the 1500 block of Waverly Road for a reported structure fire. As units arrived on-scene, a single story multi-bay storage building was found with heavy smoke and fire visible. Firefighters were able to use crosslays to begin a defensive attack on the structure.

Once the fire was knocked down, salvage and overhaul was completed.

The Kingsport Fire Department Fire Marshal’s Office responded to investigate the fire. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Units Responded: Engine 2, Engine 3, Engine 1, Fire-Rescue 12, Ladder 1, Chief 3, Engine 6