Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
East Knox County House Fire
One woman is dead following a Friday morning house fire in East Knox County. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office responded to the fire in the 7200 block of Hammer Road just before 8:30 a.m. One woman was found inside the home and transported by Rural Metro to UT Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. The KCSO Major Crimes Unit, Knox County Fire Investigation Unit, and Medical Examiner are investigating. More details will be released as they develop.