Family of 4 escapes northwest Nashville house fire

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A two-story home in northwest Nashville is considered a total loss after an early morning fire on Sunday.

The fire began in the 2100 block of Maynard Court near Eatons Creek Road around 2:30 a.m.

Officials with the Nashville Fire Department told News 2 four residents and their dogs were able to escape the fire safely, thanks to their smoke alarms.

Multiple fire crews responded to the home and knocked out the fire in about an hour and a half.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)