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Structure fire causes injury in Mt. Juliet (photos added)

Staff Reports • Aug 30, 2017 at 10:33 AM

At least one person suffered burns Wednesday morning due to a structure fire in northwest Mt. Juliet. 

The fire started around 10:15 a.m. at 113 Tanglewood Drive in Mt. Juliet. Wilson County Emergency Management Agency personnel said at least one victim suffered burns on their arm and face.

A firefighter was also reportedly injured while fighting the fire and taken to a local hospital. 

Update:

At 11:15 a.m., the fire remains in the basement of the structure. Reports indicate the fire is growing. 

Firefighters on the scene have requested more units. Four WEMA trucks and two ambulances and at least two Mt. Juliet trucks are on the scene fighting the fire. 

This is a developing story. Please check back for more information as it becomes available. 

Update: 

At 12:35 p.m., fire crews onsite request more air bottles be brought to the scene. 

Fire crews are still extinguishing hot spots and all personnel are accounted for with one fire service and one civilian injury. 

This is a developing story. Please check back for more information as it becomes available.

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