Firefighting News: Three Tennessee Firefighters Burned in House Fire

A fire in Chattanooga's (TN) East Lake neighborhood sent three firefighters to the hospital with burns, reports Witnesses say it took only minutes for the flames to grow as they called for help. Fire investigators still aren't able to say what started the fire. The home is split up between a living space and small business. 

"When the firefighters arrived they saw quite a bit of flames toward the rear of the structure," Chattanooga Fire Department Spokesperson Bruce Garner said. "They said for everybody to get back in case the windows blew out," Rogers said. No one was inside, but as firefighters searched, they experienced a flashover. That's when all of t...

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