2:40 p.m. UPDATE: Ringgold Fire Chief Mike Neal said at least 25 fire personnel from multiple agencies responded to camper fire at RV Outlet on US 58 Thursday, Nov. 14.

“It looked like an atomic bomb went off,” Chief Neal said. The call came in around 12:36 p.m.

Crews upon arrival found one camper fully involved, and another with heavy flames.

Neal said multiple propane tanks exploded during the blaze.

No one was injured.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Pittsylvania County Fire Marshal’s Office.


ORIGINAL STORY: Pittsylvania County fire crews arrived working a multiple camper fire at RV Outlet on US 58 in Ringgold.

According to Pittsylvania County Public Safety Director Chris Slemp, three trailers are a total loss, and three more are damaged.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

This is a breaking news update. This story will be updated.

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