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(WVLT) - Fire crews in Blount County are battling a brush fire.
The Tennessee Department of Forestry says the fire is about 150 acres.
Dispatchers report the fire jumped a road this morning and they are working to stop it from spreading any more.
The fire is not threatening any homes at this time.
Pictures from Kenn Kreager, Townsend.
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