Multiple fires burning off Hogum Hollow Road in Carter County


James Heaton with the Carter County Rescue Squad tells News 5 crews are on scene of multiple fires burning off Hogum Hollow Road.

He says they are combined at approximately 77 acres and are still actively burning. Heaton says no homes are currently in danger.

There's no word on a cause. The fires are being investigated by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture's Crime Unit and the US forest service.

Stay with News 5 as we continue to learn more details.