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House in Hixson catches on fire

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By WRCB Staff

HIXSON, HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- Chattanooga Fire Department was on scene of a house fire at 6819 Big Ridge Road.

The fire started around 8:30 p.m. in the basement and was working its way into the attic.

According to Chattanooga Fire Department Spokesperson, Bruce Garner, no one was home at the time since the home is under renovation.

Several firefighters had to be treated on scene for heat exhaustion.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The house is located at the end of a long drive way. Firefighters had to lay the fire hose for about 2,000 feet, up a hill.




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