Middlebrook hair salon balcony fire extinguished Friday morning

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- According to an official with the Knoxville Fire Department, units responded to Stuart's Family Hair Salon on Middlebrook Pike just after 6 a.m. Friday morning for reports of a balcony fire.

When crews arrived at the scene, they saw flames coming from the top of an exterior set of stairs leading to the upper floor of the building.

KFD was able to prevent the fire from fully gaining access into the building.

The business will be closed until repairs can be made.

The business was closed at the time of the fire. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.