Knoxville family escapes from burning home

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- A family of three is safe after their home went up in flames.

The fire happened just before 8:00 Thursday morning on Pepper Tree St. in Cedar Bluff.

Fire crews say it looks like the fire started in the garage then spread to the attic.

The family said they heard a strange noise in the garage and called 911.
An investigation is ongoing looking into what caused the fire. Right now arson is not expected.

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