MFD: House fire ‘intentionally set’ in South Memphis

MFD: House fire ‘intentionally set’ in South Memphis
(Source: MGN)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis fire investigators say a house was intentionally set on fire in South Memphis Sunday morning.

Firefighters responded to the fire on E. Trigg Avenue near Pond Street. It was brought under control at 6:52 a.m.

There were no firefighter or civilian injuries.

Investigators say the residence did not have a working smoke alarm.

The total damage is estimated at more than $35,000.

It was determined that the fire was set in multiple locations in the interior of the home.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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