Knoxville home ‘a total loss’ after early morning house fire on Middlebrook Pike


Knoxville Fire Department crews are working to extinguish a fire at a home they’re calling ‘a total loss’ early Tuesday.

KFD crews responded to a fully-involved house fire early Tuesday morning in the 7000 block of Middlebrook Pike.

Crews arrived to find a single-story residential structure fully involved. The home is considered a total loss. The owner was the only one in the home and was able to escape uninjured.

Eastbound Middlebrook Pike in the 7000 block will be closed until around 7:00 a.m. Tuesday as crews continue to work on extinguishing the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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