Loud goats mistaken for call for help in Blount County

FRIENDSVILLE, Tenn (WVLT) It sounded like "Help! Help!"

But fire officials in Blount County says it probably was just some really loud goats.

Blount County Fire Department trucks were called to Big Springs Ridge Road around 11:30 a.m., after a neighbor reported hearing some crashing metal, and what sounded like a man screaming for help.

Firefighters searched for 30 minutes, but decided what the neighbor probably heard was some nearby goats who were being quite loud.

Fire trucks cleared the scene at noon.