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TN Divison of Forestry: 40-acre wildfire breaks out at Rocky Top on Friday

Officials said that the fire was 85% contained by Saturday not, and had spread around 40 acres.
Credit: Mary Gorman

ROCKY TOP, Tenn. — A wildfire broke out in Rocky Top, Tennessee, on Friday. The Tennessee Division of Forestry said that it spread over 40 acres by 5:30 a.m. Saturday. They said the fire is around 85% contained.

The Division of Forestry said that the fire broke out near Walden Drive in Rocky Top.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information about the cause of the fire, when it started, and possible injuries become available.

Credit: Tyler Wade
Credit: Mary Gorman