Chattanooga Firefighters Kept Busy With Numerous Burst Frozen Pipes

Tuesday, January 07, 2014

Chattanooga firefighters have been very busy the past several hours, responding to multiple calls of burst water lines at various businesses and apartment buildings. 

Most of these incidents appear to be weather-related, with the pipes freezing overnight when the temperature dropped to single digits. 

Around noon on Tuesday, the Chattanooga Fire Department responded to Total Health Chiropractic at 529 N. Market Street. Battalion Chief Charles Patton said a water line in the attic burst, causing water damage and a partial ceiling collapse in several rooms.

No one was injured.


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