Crews working a structure fire in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)- The Knoxville Fire Department responded to a structural fire in the 3600 block of Gap Road.

It started just before 3:00 Saturday afternoon.

When crews got there they found a car had caught fire and spread into home.

The homeowner reported to fire officials, that they had only been inside the house for a short period of time, when they noticed the smell of smoke coming from the garage area.

Fire crews were able to contain the fire to the automobile, and the lower portion of the home. No injuries were reported and the American Red Cross will assist the family with temporary placement.