Fire forces family out of Murfreesboro home - WKRN News 2

Fire forces family out of Murfreesboro home

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -

A mother and her son escaped their burning home unharmed Tuesday morning.

The house fire was reported around 11 a.m. at a home located in the 800 block of South Baird Lane at Sherill Boulevard.

When firefighters arrived on scene, they reported seeing smoke and flames coming from the home.

Officials said the woman's son noticed the fire first and woke his mother up. The pair were unharmed.

The home has significant smoke and water damage and is currently unlivable.

The family is staying with neighbors while the Red Cross is assisting them.

Early indication show the fire may have started in the garage.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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