Lawn-Mower Ignites Shop/Apartment Near Springfield

Lawn-Mower Ignites Shop/Apartment Near Springfield

SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – A shop building with an attached unoccupied apartment was lost to fire after officials say a lawnmower ignited the structure.

The structure is located in the 4000 block of Kinneys Rd near Hillwood EST Road which sits just outside Springfield city limits. MAP

Fire officials with North Robertson Fire & Rescue are calling the structure a total loss after the fire that started just after 4 pm.

Smokey Barn News was FB live at the scene. To see a recording of our live feed CLICK HERE The recording captures the heroic effort made by Firefighters to save the building as well as a firefighter fighter and members of the Robertson County Emergency Management Agency saving the American Flag from the burning building.

No injuries were reported. North Robertson Fire & Rescue, the Adams Fire Department, Robertson County EMS, the Robertson County Emergency Management Agency, Springfield Police, and the Robertson County Sheriff’s Office all responded to the scene.