A Dunlap firefighter engineer believes a small wildland fire could have been deliberately set.

Lt. Christopher Walker with the Dunlap Fire Department said they were called to the fire off Vance Easterly Road just before 8:15 CST.

Firefighters were able to put the fire out in less than 30 minutes.

The fire burned around an acre of land.

Lt. Walker said there were no homes near the fire, and no one was injured.

If anyone has any information about the fire, call the Sequatchie County Sheriff's Office at (423) 949-7750.