Chemical Reaction Causess Fire in Sevierville

Knoxville (WVLT) - No one was hurt in a fire in Sevierville Tuesday night.

It happened around 8:30 at the Activated Metals building, at the site of the new jail.

Firefighters say they did not have to evacuate the area, but they did have to close down a nearby road.

The fire was brought under control. Firefighters believe the fire was a chemical reaction, but firefighters are now cleaning out the building.