Fire rekindles at destroyed home in Carter County


CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – A fire has rekindled in the Watauga community this morning. Wednesday night, firefighters said the blaze destroyed a home on Emerald Point near Sapphire Drive.

But remnants from the fire rekindle overnight.

Dispatchers told News Channel 11 Wednesday night that Hampton, Stoney Creek, as well as Watauga firefighters responded to the fire.

No injuries have been reported, but the home was destroyed.

The cause of the fire is unknown and investigators are probing the scene today for clues.Copyright 2016 WJHL. All rights reserved.

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