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House on Hidden Harbor road suffers significant damage

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Courtesy: Amy Maxwell, PIO Hamilton County Emergency Services Courtesy: Amy Maxwell, PIO Hamilton County Emergency Services
Courtesy: Amy Maxwell, PIO Hamilton County Emergency Services Courtesy: Amy Maxwell, PIO Hamilton County Emergency Services
HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -

A Hixson homeowner says he heard a loud explosion moments before flames spread through his home.
He was able to make it out okay, along with the two others inside, but Hamilton County officials say two firefighters battling the blaze were taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion.  The homeowner told us off camera two of their dogs made it out, but one did not along with their pet birds.

The home on Hidden Harbour Road sustained significant damage. The Red Cross is assisting.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

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