Crews respond to reported structure fire in North Knoxville


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Crews responded to a report of a structure fire on Chickamauga and Pershing Street Thursday night.

Dispatch confirmed to WATE 6 On Your Side the call came in at 6:43 p.m.

Firefighters arrived to find heavy flames and smoke with one person already outside. Firefighters were able to contain the fire damage to two rooms.

The American Red Cross is helping the victim.

WATE 6 On Your Side is working to learn more and will update with additional details as they’re made available.

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