Fire ripped through an elderly couple's home on Goforth Lane Friday night.
When the Chattanooga Fire Department arrived smoke and flames were visible
toward the rear of the small house.
When our Channel-3 crew arrived on the scene, firefighters were still inside, extinguishing the hot spots.
The homeowners, sofia and ronald fields managed to get out safely, but the fire chief says damages to the home are substantial.
No word yet on the cause, which is still under investigation.
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900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
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