Fire wakes everyone in East Knoxville home

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Fire Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of a fire that woke everyone in an East Knoxville home on Tuesday morning.

According to a Knoxville Fire Dept. spokesperson, the residents of the home on Robert Huff Lane awoke around 7:30 a.m. smelling smoke in their home and called 911. Everyone was outside by the time firefighters arrived.

Crews found a fire burning between the wall and attic and were able to put it out quickly.

Nobody was hurt in the fire and the Red Cross is on alert if needed.


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