At about 12:35 p.m., the fire started in the Clarksville Guns and Archery shooting range building at 52121 Old Ashland City Road.
An employee tried to put the fire out with a fire extinguisher and wasnt able to, said Assistant Fire Chief Ray Williams.
Fire breaks out at indoor shooting range in Clarksville
The employee was taken to Blanchfield Army Community Hospital to be checked out for smoke inhalation.
The blaze broke out at Clarksville Guns and Archery at 2121 Old Ashland City Road around 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Clarksville Police said everyone was evacuated and no injuries were reported. As of 2 p.m., the fire had been mostly extinguished.
Clarksville Police Department Public Information Officer Jim Knoll provided a statement regarding the incident on Tuesday afternoon.
“There was a structure fire at 2121 Old Ashland City Rd which was called in around 1235 pm. The building housed an indoor shooting range. The fire was believed to have started in the attic. All occupants were evacuated and no injuries have been reported. Emergency responders are still on scene, but for the most part, the fire has been extinguished.