Rual Metro: No injuries during house fire

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Rual Metro Fire Department responded to a house fire around 7:00 a.m. on Sunday.

Fire crews worked to extinguish a house fire at 200 S. Carter School Rd.

RMF reported arriving on the scene around 7:03 a.m. to find the people in the home had already self-evacuated the smoke filled house.

Fire fighters discovered an appliance in the crawl space of the home on fire and the flames were extinguished using less than 100 gallons of water

According to RMF there were no injuries during this incident, but occupants of the home are being relocated for a short period of time to allow time for clean-up.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.