Kingsport explosives plant working on alarm system

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A warning siren stretches past the rooftops in this Yazoo City, Miss., neighborhood April 26, 2010. Sirens like this helped alarm residents Saturday of the incoming tornado which destroyed homes and businesses in the southern part of the city. Mississippi does not have a statewide method of alerting residents about severe weather. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. […]

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – According to BAE Systems, technicians are working on the alarm system causing the sirens to intermittently go off.

This morning BAE Systems ran into the problem during a weekend routine test. They’re working to fix the problem.

A spokesperson for Eastman told News Channel  11 the siren is not theirs.

As of right now there is no emergency.Copyright 2016 WJHL. All rights reserved.

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