KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A firefighter was injured Tuesday night fighting a South Knox County house fire.
The fire started just before 6:30 p.m. at a home on South Creek Road near Maryville Pike.
Officials at the scene say the back half of the home was fully involved when firefighters arrived.
A Rural/Metro firefighter suffered minor injuries after falling off a ladder while fighting the blaze. He was transported to UT Medical Center.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. The home is considered a total loss.