WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — A busy stretch of Winston-Salem road is closed while crews tackle a fire at a tire store.
Winston-Salem Police Department confirmed that officers and fire officials are on the scene of a fire at JJG Tires on Peters Creek Parkway. They received the call just after 5 a.m. Thursday.
According to firefighters on the scene, the fire started behind the building in a trailer full of tires. It did some minor damage to neighboring homes.
The Winston-Salem Fire Department shared this dramatic video of the towering flames with us. They got the fire under control in around 20 minutes.
Peters Creek Parkway has reopened as of 8 a.m. Thursday.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but luckily no one was hurt in the incident.