UT police: Fire alert forces students to evacuate Massey Hall

Fire alert forces UT students out of Massey Hall. KFD is on the scene.

KNOXVILLE - Update 10:30 p.m.: UT police say the fire was put out in Massey Hall this evening.

The cause of the fire is still unknown at this time. 

Previous: A report of a fire at Massey Hall on the University of Tennessee's campus forces students to evacuate their dorms, according to a tweet from University of Tennessee police.

A call came in about the fire around 8:55 p.m. Knoxville Fire Department is on the scene, according to Knox County dispatch. 

No other information is readily available about what caused the fire, and how large it might be.

We have a crew on the scene.

We'll continue to bring you updates as we receive them.

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