Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Fire Rescue and Almaville Fire Department battled a house fire on Franklin Road around 10:00 Monday night.
Captain Matthew Lupo said crews arrived to a discover a kitchen fire that had spread to the ceiling. “All of the residents were out of the home,” said Lupo. “Fire was rising out of the roof when we arrived.”
Both departments made entry and were able to quickly extinguish the blaze, while other crew members attacked the fire from outside the structure.
The Rutherford County Fire Investigation Unit is conducting a routine investigation into the cause of the fire.