Fire forces evacuation of Trousdale County nursing home

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TROUSDALE COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — A nursing home in Trousdale County was evacuated Christmas morning due to a reported fire inside the facility.

Hartsville-Trousdale County Volunteer Fire Department responded early Wednesday morning to Hartsville Convalescent Center on East McMurry Boulevard.

When firefighters arrived, they said a worker had been able to extinguish the fire from a vent fan. Firefighters were able to evacuate residents from the facility and clear smoke from the building.

No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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