Firefighters battle raging fire at Georgia carpet warehouse

WHITFIELD COUNTY, Ga. — Crews worked all morning to get a huge fire under control at a carpet company in Dalton in Whitfield County.

We all know the area in northwest Georgia as the “carpet capital of the world.”

The Whitfield County Fire Department posted photos of the fire on its Facebook page. Crews are at the warehouse off Airport Road.

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Crews began battling the flames around midnight.

It’s unclear how the fire started or the how much damage it caused.

Additional photos of 219 West Ave. Dalton. Call came in as a fire alarm and crews had smoke and flames showing on...

Posted by Whitfield County Fire on Wednesday, May 5, 2021