KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Rural Metro is on the scene of a house fire in East Knox County.

The fire is in the 4900 block of Idumea Road in Corryton. Rural Metro posted about the fire around 1:15 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21. The public is asked to avoid the area.

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It is unclear if anyone has been injured or how large the fire is.