Crews extinguish abandoned Powell house fire

Crews extinguish abandoned Powell house fire

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Crews responded to the fire around 3:15 p.m. on the 8000 block of Clinton Highway. (source: 6 News Viewer Maryann Stooksbury) Crews responded to the fire around 3:15 p.m. on the 8000 block of Clinton Highway. (source: 6 News Viewer Maryann Stooksbury)

POWELL (WATE) - An abandoned house went up in flames on Sunday afternoon, according to Rural/Metro officials.

Crews responded to the fire around 3:15 p.m. on the 8000 block of Clinton Highway.

Firefighters had to fight the blaze from the outside of the structure, and there was waist-deep trash around the home.

Authorities do not know if the house had electricity or not.

The house is considered a total loss.

No injuries have been reported, and the investigation is ongoing.

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