Couple Displaced After House Fire On Van Leer Drive

Posted at 9:41 PM, Jul 25, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-07 08:49:07-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Authorities confirmed a couple made it safely out of a home that caught on fire Saturday night.

Emergency crews received the call of the fire just after 8 p.m. Saturday and responded to the home in the 800 block of Van Leer Drive off of Churchwood Drive.

Crews were able to put the fire out. Officials said both people inside made it out of the home okay, but the couple has been displaced.

It appeared the fire began in the back of the house, according to those on scene, but a cause had not been determined.

The man inside the home allegedly heard a popping noise in the back of the home and discovered the flames.

No further details were available.