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Chattanooga, Tenn. -- At 2:35 this morning, Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched to an automatic fire alarm at 7860 Magnolia Lake Drive in the Legends subdivision. The first firefighters on the scene reported nothing visible. However, to be absolutely sure, they contacted the homeowner through the alarm company and gained access to the house. Once inside, they discovered a lot of smoke and confirmed that they had a working fire.

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Chattanooga, Tenn. -- Chattanooga firefighters responded to a house fire in Brainerd tonight. The department received the alarm at 8:15 p.m. and responded to 5015 Carolyn Lane with four fire companies.

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Chattanooga, Tenn. -- The Hamilton County 911 Emergency Communications District received multiple calls from motorists on Highway 153 around 1:00 this afternoon, reporting that there was a large fire at the self-storage buildings on Polymer Drive. Six fire companies with the Chattanooga Fire Department responded to Public Storage at 2200 Polymer Drive. Captain Terri Roshell with Quint 8 said three of the storage units on one end of Building A were fully engulfed in flames, and the fire was spreading rapidly.

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Chattanooga, Tenn. -- The victim who died in a house fire at 4605 Plaza Hills Drive on December 29, 2017 has been identified as James Young. He was 50 years old. The Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office says Young died from smoke inhalation.

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An early morning fire in Brainerd was the first of the year for the CFD. The call came in at 1:58 AM as a vehicle fire with structural endangerment at 5600 Old Mission rd. Squad 13 was first on the scene. Captain Kieth Liles reported a fully involved vehicle with flames moving into the house. Additional companies were dispatched. Quint 13 secured a water supply from a nearby hydrant and the fire was quickly controlled and extinguished. Squad 1, Engine 15, and Quint 6 assisted. There were no injuries. The cause is under investigation.

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