Afternoon fire destroys garage in Sevier County

SEVIER COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Sevier County Fire Department responded to a fire on Wednesday afternoon.

Responders arrived on scene at about 2:23 p.m., and the residence's garage was fully involved. According to SCFD, the fire was threatening the home.

Officials were able to extinguish the fire, and the house received minimal damage.

Crews with Caton's Chapel Richard's Cove Volunteer Fire Department, Northview Kodak Volunteer Fire Department, English Mountain Volunteer Fire Department, Chestnut Hill Volunteer Fire Department, the Parrotts Chapel Volunteer Fire Department and Sevier County EMA1 arrived to assist.