Structure fire on Flatt St
by Bobby Lee McCulley | July 30, 2017 3:45 pm
Last Updated: July 30, 2017 at 3:48 pm
Firefighters were dispatched to Flatt Street in Sparta to battle an abandon structure fire Sunday afternoon.
At approximately 3:07 pm, White County E-911 dispatchers received an emergency call regarding a possible structure fire.
Initial reports stated that the home was a single-wide trailer and was reportedly abandoned.
The Sparta, BonDeCroft and Eastland volunteer fire departments were all dispatched to the scene, along with the Sparta Police Department and the White County Emergency Medical Service.
Upon arrival, emergency responders discovered that an abandoned mobile home was fully engulfed by flames.
Firefighters worked quickly to attack the structure fire from the exterior of the home. After a supple-line was established at a nearby fire hydrant, firefighters began to work on an interior attack.
Firefighters remained on scene working to throughly extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.