Fire destroys home in Rutherford County

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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — Investigators are working to determine what sparked a fire that destroyed a home in Rutherford County Thursday morning.

According to Rutherford County Fire Rescue, crews from multiple departments, including Almaville, Lascassas and Kittrell, responded around 5:15 a.m. to battle the fire on Huntwood Drive.

When firefighters arrived at the home, they said the fire had spread all throughout the structure.

There were two dozen emergency personnel on scene, and tell News 2 water was brought there on trucks due to the lack of a fire hydrant nearby.

The homeowners tell News 2 they’ve lived there for 30 years, and are heartbroken after losing everything in the fire.

Huntwood Drive fire
(Courtesy: Rutherford County Fire Rescue)

No one was home at the time of the fire, officials added. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The American Red Cross is assisting the family with recovery.

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