Fireworks store goes up in flames in east Tennessee

Fireworks store goes up in flames in east Tennessee (Image 1)
Fireworks store goes up in flames in east Tennessee (Image 1)

A fireworks store is considered a total loss after a fire ripped through the building Sunday afternoon in east Tennessee.

According to our sister station WATE, the fire started around 4:15 p.m. just off Interstate 75 in Campbell County.

Fireworks were going off when authorities arrived to the scene.

Crews scrambled to keep the flames from spreading to a nearby gas station.

The interstate was shut down as crews were on the scene to ensure the safety of nearby motorists.

There were no reports of injuries.

*WATE contributed to this report.

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