Firefighters douse Knox County attic fire

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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