Video: Neighborhoods evacuated during Holliston Mills fire in Hawkins County

Kingsport Times News • Updated Nov 21, 2019 at 3:27 PM

UPDATE: Shortly before 1 p.m., a chemical fire was reported at the Holliston Mills plant on the west end of Church Hill.

Every fire and rescue agency in Hawkins County responded to the fire, as well as Kingsport fire crews and Kingsport’s hazardous materials crews.

The cause of the fire has not been released. No injuries were reported. People within a half-mile radius of the plant were evacuated to a staging area at a nearby church. Our partners at the Kingsport Times News have more.


CHURCH HILL — Crews from multiple agencies are responding to a structure fire at Holliston Mills in Church Hill.

According to reports, a perimeter is being established, and evacuations are taking place.

The Times News has a reporter en route to the scene and will provide updates as they are available.

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