Homeowner, Pets Escape Nashville House Fire

Posted at 11:20 AM, Jul 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-25 12:20:14-04

A homeowner and several pets were able to escape after fire broke out inside a Nashville home.

The incident was reported Tuesday morning at a residence on North 5th Street. 

Officials on the scene said the blaze started at the back of the home, which was gutted by fire and smoke damage.

Several fire engines were called to the scene, along with paramedics.

No one was injured.

The cause was not yet known. An investigation continued.