The first fire took place at 5 p.m. on South 31st street. Witnesses claim to have seen individuals running from the scene of the fire.
At 6:30, another fire was set a few blocks from the first fire. Then at 11 a third fire was spotted at an abandonded house on Greenwood road.
It is suspected that at least two of the fires were a result of arson activity. Middlesboro Police Department is investigating the case.
Anthony Cloud is a staff writer for the Middlesboro Daily News. He can be contacted via e-mail at email@example.com