Balcony fire extinguished at West Knoxville apartment complex


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Firefighters quickly putting out a balcony fire at a West Knox County apartment complex.

Firefighters responded to the fire on South Peters Road last night around 9 p.m. Rural Metro Fire Department says people living there tried to put out the fire themselves but weren’t able to.

Firefighters used a couple of portable fire extinguishers to put out the flames.

Rural Metro said the inside of the apartment wasn’t damaged and the cause is under investigation.

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