House fire in Wears Valley battled by multiple fire departments

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WEARS VALLEY, Tenn. (WATE) – Firefighters from multiple fire departments battled a house fire on Sage Grass Way on Saturday afternoon.

When firefighters arrived, the private residence was already fully engulfed and had spread to a wooded area, said David Puckett, Sevier County Fire Administrator. One person at the house went to the hospital for treatment from minor burns.

Firefighters from Wears Valley, Waldens Creek, Pigeon Forge and Sevier County responded.to the fire around 3 p.m.

By 5 p.m. firefighters had the fire contained and were looking for any remaining hotspots.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more details become available.

Smoke from a fire in Wears Valley on Sage Grass Way on Saturday, June 13, 2002. (WATE)
Wears Valley and Pigeon Forge fire departments have responded to this fire on Sage Grass Way in Wears Valley on Saturday, June 13, 2020. (WATE)

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