HOWARD - A fire has severely damaged a home located at 1088 Apple Valley Dr., near the intersection of Hashbrouck Circle. At least 12 units, including members of the Eastern Knox County Joint Fire District responded to the blaze.
It appears the fire was centered toward the rear of the home. Firefighters could be seen using ladders near that section. The owners of the home had recently completed an addition and remodeling work.
The Knox County Auditor lists the home as belonging to Gene and Patricia Montoya. The extent of the damage and cause of the fire is unknown at this time.