Smoke prompts evacuation at Huntsville business

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — An abundance of smoke forced an evacuation at a Huntsville business on Tuesday afternoon.

Huntsville Fire & Rescue Captain Frank McKenzie says lithium batteries caught on fire and released gas and a lot of smoke at Sanmina on Memorial Parkway near the intersection of Green Cove Road.

The incident prompted an evacuation.  Captain McKenzie says no one was injured.  The cause of the incident is under investigation.

WHNT News 19 has a crew on the scene working to gather more breaking details.  Stay with WHNT News 19 for updates.