Rural Metro Fire responds to house fire in Ball Camp area

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Rural Metro Fire responded to a house fire Friday evening in the Ball Camp area of West Knox County. 

The report of the fire came in at 6:10 p.m. When they arrived, initial firefighter crews reported heavy smoke coming from the front door of the house.

“Crews made an interior attack and extinguished the fire quickly,” fire officials said. 

The family of two had been gone from their home for about 30 minutes, fire officials say, and came home at the same time firefighters arrived.  

There were no injuries reported in the incident, fire officials also noting the family didn’t have any pets. 

The cause of the fire will be under investigation and the Red Cross has been called for the family, fire officials said. 

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