LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: From rain to ice to snow. Expect the wind-driven rain tonight to change to freezing rain and sleet by morning, causing travel problems across East Tennessee and Southeast Kentucky. As Thursday moves on, more snow showers are expected to develop and will add to more slick roads and sidewalks. Please be advised.
Rural Metro responded to a call about an attic fire at the 7600 block of Temple Acres Road in north Knoxville. The fire started about 1:30 p.m.
The homeowner came home, discovered the flames and called 911.
Multiple units were on scene to fight the blaze.
Firefighters doused the fire at about 2:15, and the extent of the damage is yet to be determined.
No injuries were reported.
Fire investigators have not yet determined the fire's cause.
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