Fire in tree nursery causes huge plume of black smoke

Published: May. 3, 2014 at 8:04 PM EDT
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FORT MILL, SC (WBTV) - A fire broke out at TBK Wholesale in Fort Mill at 2621 Old Nation Road on Saturday afternoon.

The fire caused a black plume of smoke visible for miles.

TBK Wholesale is a shade tree nursery.

York County Public Safety Communications ​said the fire is out.

No body was hurt in the fire.

Firefighters said the fire started in the storage area of TBK Wholesale and a concrete block wall prevented the fire from spreading into nearby woods.

Firefighters said the fire burned a pile of pallets, cardboard, potting soil, and other discarded landscape items.

The Flint Hill Fire Department is investigating the cause of the fire.

The Tega Cay Fire Department and the Fort Mill Fire Department responded to the fire as well.

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