One injured in West Knoxville house fire

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – One person was injured after a fire at a house in West Knoxville.

Knoxville Fire Department says say they arrived at a house on 449 Grandview at 1:35 p.m. Friday.

Captain D.J. Corcoran with Knoxville Fire Department says when firefighters arrived they found flames coming through the roof.

“Firefighters found fire between the walls, climbing into the attack,” says Corcoran, “Crews deployed attack lines and man an aggressive interior attack on the flames.”

Corcoran says all occupants of the house were able to get out before firefighters arrived.

One victim was treated on scene for smoke inhalation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s