Fire strikes at Kingsport apartment complex

(B.Brickey / KFD)

UPDATE, 4:05 p.m.

KFD spokesperson Barry Brickey confirmed that two pets were lost in the blaze at Tuscany Villas Apartments Thursday afternoon.

Flames were visible when crews arrived, Brickey said, and some residents were displaced as a result of the fire.


Several crews responded to a reported fire at Tuscany Villas Apartments on Teasel Drive in Kingsport.

KFD spokesperson Barry Brickey told WCYB the call was received just after 3 p.m.

The fire was extinguished just after 3:30 p.m. and the unit was being checked for hot spots, he said.

News 5 has a crew on the scene and will provide more details as they become available.

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