LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: As periods of heavy rain and thunder move into East Tennessee between now and the 4th of July Weekend, FLOODING is a concern, due to a saturated ground. Watch for water-covered roads, creeks and streams to run high. Remember TADD, "turn around don't drown."
POWELL, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Rural Metro firefighters battled a fire at a vacant home Sunday afternoon.
The fire broke out just before 3:30 p.m. on the 8000 block of Clinton Highway.
According to officials, the abandoned home was filled with trash waist-high. The fire is considered suspicious at this time.
The investigation is ongoing.
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