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Crews: Fire engulfs house near Knox Co.; homeowners not inside

Investigators are trying to find the property owners and determine the cause of the blaze.
Credit: Rural metro Fire

CORRYTON, Tenn. — Rural Metro Fire said a Corryton home was totally engulfed in a fire Sunday night. 

Crews responded to the fire at 10:38 p.m. Sunday, a RMF spokesperson said. It appeared no one was home, and investigators are trying to locate the property owners. 

RMF said water supply was an issue. Crews used water tenders, a smaller type of firefighting vehicle, to fight the blaze. 

No injuries were reported, and the cause of the fire is under investigation. 

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