House catches fire in Whitehaven - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

House catches fire in Whitehaven

Thick black smoke poured from the roof of the house. (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5) Thick black smoke poured from the roof of the house. (Photo Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A house was engulfed in flames on Whitehaven Park Circle near Michael Road on Wednesday night.

Memphis Fire Department responded to the scene and contained the fire.

According to MFD, an electric blanket malfunctioned and caused the fire, which started in the bedroom.

About 50 percent of the house was burned.

No one was injured in this incident.

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