Fire burning at business in W. Kentucky

REIDLAND, Ky. (AP) -- Firefighters were battling a blaze that broke out Thursday at a business in far western Kentucky.

The Paducah Sun reports that the fire started at More Power Diesel in Reidland around 2 p.m. CDT.

The fire was spreading to nearby businesses but there were no reports of injuries Thursday afternoon.

The newspaper reports that Paducah's water company boosted pressure to help douse the flames as eastbound traffic along nearby U.S. 62 was being diverted.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to webmaster@wvlt-tv.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus

WVLT VOLUNTEER TV

6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 28616069 - local8now.com/a?a=28616069