GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) – Three roads in Greeneville were closed Tuesday morning while crews battled a structure fire on West Irish Street.
According to Greeneville Fire Chief Alan Shipley, crews were called to the scene of the fire around 5:30 a.m.
Chief Shipley said Tuesday morning West Irish Street, Henry Street and Pearl Street were all closed while firefighters battled a structure fire.
Chief Shipley told News Channel 11 the building was unoccupied, and no injuries have been reported.
The building was a former business with apartments attached, but Chief Shipley said the apartments have not been occupied for some time.
The Fire Marshall is investigating the cause of the fire.
Chief Shipley said 18 firefighters battled the flames and have now extinguished the fire.
A home was within 10-15 feet of the building, but Chief Shipley said it only sustained very minor siding melt.