Crews battle 2-alarm house fire in South Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Investigators believe a heater on a back porch sparked a fire that heavily damaged a home in South Nashville Thursday morning.

The two-alarm fire was reported just before 10 a.m. at a residence on Stonegate Place near Franklin Pike, north of Brentwood.

When firefighters arrived, there was heavy smoke and flames coming from the home. The roof caved in, a short time later.

According to Nashville firefighters, one woman lives in the home and was able to escape without injury.

The fire department said it appeared a heater on in an enclosed back porch caused the fire, but the investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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