The DeKalb County Fire Department responded to a vacant mobile home fire Monday evening around. 7:45 p.m. on Bright Hill Road.
Chief Donny Green says according to neighbors, the structure was in the process of being torn down. The mobile home reportedly belonged to Brian Harriot and was situated on the property of Dr. J.C. Wall.
Neighbors discovered the fire and reported it to DeKalb County 911. The mobile home was fully involved upon the fire department's arrival and the firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze that was beginning to spread into a surrounding field.
The Short Mountain Highway, Midway, and Cookeville Highway Stations of the DeKalb County Fire Department responded along with THP and DeKalb County Sheriff's Department. The cause of the fire is under investigation.