Knoxville firefighters put out garage fire

Knoxville firefighters put out garage fire

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Firefighters in Knoxville were able to contain a fire to the garage of a home on Creswell Drive in West Knoxville. Firefighters in Knoxville were able to contain a fire to the garage of a home on Creswell Drive in West Knoxville.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Firefighters in Knoxville were able to contain a fire to the garage of a home on Creswell Drive in West Knoxville.

Fire department spokesperson D.J. Corcoran said when firefighters arrived around 8:30 a.m., they found flames shooting from the rear of the home over the garage area.

Crews were able to contain the fire damage to the attic area above the garage, keeping it from the living quarter of the home.

Nobody was home at the time of the incident, and officials say it appears accidental. No injuries were reported.

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