The Chattanooga Fire Department was dispatched to a residential house fire at 1905 Summerbreeze Lane around 10 a.m., Saturday morning.
Hamilton County 911 said that reports were coming in that the house was burning down. Firefighters arrived on scene to a two story house on the backside of Big Ridge to smoke and flames coming from a basement utility garage at the rear of the house.
An aggressive fire attack by four fire stations extinguished the fire in about fifteen minutes. Fire, smoke, and water damage were confined to the basement.
There were no injuries reported. The homeowner said that he heard an explosion that rocked his house, went to the basement and discovered the fire, and called 911. CPD, Hamilton co. EMS, and EPB were on scene to assist.