KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A Knox County woman suffered minor burns after a fire at her home Tuesday morning.
Rural/Metro says the fire was reported around 9:30 a.m. at a home on Kingfish Drive in Northeast Knox County.
They say a 47-year-old woman had a cigarette that dropped out of her hand and caught a blanket on fire.
The fire then spread to a sofa and the rest of the room.
The woman suffered non-life threatening burns to her leg. No one else was injured.