Firefighters douse flames at abandoned West Knoxville home

By: Brian Gregory, Asst. News Director Email
By: Brian Gregory, Asst. News Director Email

KNOXVILLE, Tenn (WVLT) Knoxville firefighters have doused heavy flames at an abandoned West Knoxville home.

The home is located at 5120 Fawnwood Road, off Woods Smith Road. That's near McKamey Road in West Knoxville.

WVLT Volunteer TV News Photojournalist Daniel Beckner reported heavy smoke pouring from the house. He says the home in also fully involved with flames.

Beckner says he could see the smoke from several miles away.

Several fire engines, including a KFD Haz-Mat team responded to the scene.

KFD spokesperson Captain Brent Seymour says the home was abandoned, the homeowner actually lived next door.

Stay connected to Volunteer TV News and volunteertv.com for continued coverage of this developing news story.


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