One side of a duplex suffered substantial damage when fire broke out early Sunday afternoon.
At 12:11 p.m., the Chattanooga Fire Department was dispatched to a reported Duplex fire at 3610 Conner St.
Four fire companies responded and found smoke coming from one side of a single-story duplex. Companies at the scene initiated a search for occupants while another crew made a quick attack to contain the fire to the kitchen area. It was determined that no one was home at the time of the fire.
Damage to side A was estimated at $45,000. The cause of the fire has been ruled accidental by the CFD investigations division.
The Chattanooga Fire Department was assisted by HCEMS, EPB and CPD.