MORTONS GAP, Ky. (WEHT) — Firefighters in Hopkins County worked to put out a fire at a sawmill Tuesday.

The Grapevine Community Fire Department said the sawmill is located near the Pilot truck stop in Mortons Gap on White City Road.

A passerby posted on Facebook saying they could feel the heat of the fire all the way at the gas station.

The fire sent a large plume of smoke into the air.

Firefighters said they got the call just before 3 p.m. and they got the blaze put out by 5:30 p.m.

The cause of the fire is under investgation.

A passerby shared with us video they shot of the fire as it blazed in Hopkins County.

This is a developing story. We have a crew on the way to get more information.

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