Independence Day fireworks start house fire in Chattanooga

Independence Day fireworks start house fire in Chattanooga

July 5th, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Fireworks during an Independence Day celebration likely caused a house fire in Chattanooga, according to a news release from the city fire department.

Firefighters responded to a home at 3101 Third Avenue around 11 p.m. on the Fourth of July.

It took four fire companies less than fifteen minutes to get the fire under control, the release stated.

The home was vacant at the time and no one was injured. Damages were estimated at $10,000.