KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Rural Metro Fire worked a fire in West Knox County that left a home with significant damage Saturday morning, however, the occupants and their two pets were able to make it out safely with no injuries.
Just before 10 a.m., fire crews were dispatched to a house in the 9100 block of Needlefish Lane and found heavy fire coming from the back of the house that extended into the attic.
Crews made aggressive efforts to slow the spread of the fire and were able to make entry in order to extinguish the blaze.
No injuries were reported in this incident and the fire is under investigation.
Rural Metro Fire working a house fire in West Knox County
Earlier: Rural Metro Fire crews are on the scene of a working house fire in the 9100 block of Needlefish Lane in West Knox County.
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