2 adults, 1 child displaced after early morning fire

Craig Court Fire
Three people are displaced after an early morning Murfreesboro house fire.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two adults and one child are displaced after a fire broke out at their Murfreesboro duplex early Thursday morning.

It happened in the 1700 block of Craig Court around 4:20 a.m.

Upon their arrival, firefighters reported heavy smoke coming from the home. Authorities said the three residents were able to crawl to safety through a front bedroom window.

Authorities believe the fire started in the kitchen and were able to quickly extinguish it.

The home sustained heavy smoke and heat damage.

The attached unit was not affected.

The American Red Cross is assisting the residents.

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