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Knoxville fire damages 2 homes as ammo explodes

Sep 05, 2015 - Pittsburgh Tribune Review

A five-alarm fire erupted late Saturday afternoon in Knoxville, displacing at least 11 people and damaging a neighboring home, authorities said.

The blaze started at 3:48 p.m. in a house on Zara Street, near Georgia Avenue, an emergency dispatcher said. Both houses were occupied at the time of the fire. No injuries to residents were reported.

Minutes later, dispatchers received reports of shots being fired in the same area. Public Safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler said there was ammun...