published Thursday, September 22nd, 2011
Fire blazing on 11th Street in Chattanooga
Firemen work to put out a fire at 721 E. 11th St. in downtown Chattanooga on Thursday. Policemen at the scene speculated that it may have been started by homeless people.
Chattanooga firefighters are battling a big blaze in an abandoned building on 11th Street across from the Community Kitchen.
Some homeless people who camp in the building have been displaced by the boiling flame and roiling smoke. Firefighters responded about 9 p.m.
Update: Chattanooga mayor’s homeless complex site goes up in flames
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