Wednesday, July 9 2014, 06:36 PM EDT
Fire at Silverdale Prison in Chattanooga
Chattanooga firefighters were called to the Silverdale Detention Facility on Standifer Gap Rd. Wednesday afternoon.
Fire department spokesperson Bruce Garner said an electrical fire broke out at an electrical connection.
He said inmates were quickly evacuated from that building to another as a precaution, however firefighters used dry powder extinguishers to quickly extinguish the fire. There were no injuries.