Infant, 3 others injured in Blount County camper fire

Four people were injured in a Blount County camper fire early Saturday, according to public information officials with the Blount County Sheriff’s Office.
Four people were injured in a Blount County camper fire early Saturday, according to public information officials with the Blount County Sheriff’s Office.
Published: Nov. 28, 2022 at 12:00 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 28, 2022 at 12:18 PM EST
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TALLASSEE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Four people were injured in a Blount County camper fire early Saturday, according to public information officials with the Blount County Sheriff’s Office.

The four victims, one of which was an infant, were living in a camper on a Tallassee property when the fire happened, officials said. Two adults, aged 49 and 39, were taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center, along with a 17-year-old and a 7-month-old. They were treated for smoke inhalation and burns, officials said.

The deputy on-scene said that the injures appeared to be non-life-threatening. The BCSO is investigating the fire.