A 150 acre wildfire in Fentress County Tennessee is said to be 95 percent contained. The fire is on the west side of Hoodtown Road and South of Jamestown.
Crews were able to put down bulldozer lines around the fire Thursday night and started back burning operations. Officials say no structures are threatened.
There’s no word what started the fire. You can track reported wildfires online HERE.
🔥 WILDFIRE UPDATE 🔥
Fentress Co. Hoodtown Fire
150 Acres | 75% Contained
Crews completed dozer line around the fire and conducted back burning operations from the line to spread controlled fire interior towards the wildfire to remove fuel for it to burn. pic.twitter.com/ZHvENqTs7S
— TN Dept. of Ag (@TNAgriculture) November 20, 2020