Crews battle East Knoxville house fire

(Photo: KFD)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Crews battled a house fire in East Knoxville Wednesday night.

The fire was reported around 11:38 p.m. at 2814 E. 5th Avenue.

The rear of the vacant home was engulfed in flames when crews arrived.

Witnesses told firefighters that the home was used by the homeless. No victims were found.

No injuries were reported.

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