Large Fire Consumes Warehouse In Lawrenceburg

Posted at 5:24 PM, May 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-14 18:24:03-04

A massive fire in Lawrenceburg took fire crews several hours to get under control.

The fire was reported just before 4 a.m. Sunday at a warehouse on 4th Street.

When crews arrived at the scene, they found 80 percent of the almost 50,000 square foot building in flames.

Crews gained control of the blaze shortly before 7 a.m.

Anyone with information about this fire or who happened to be in the area of the old Lindsey Manufacturing building between midnight and 4 a.m. and saw anyone, please contact the Lawrenceburg Fire Department.

Authorities said information can also be given to the Tennessee Arson Hotline, which is answered 24 hours a day and callers can remain anonymous. You can reach the hotline at 1-800-762-3017.