Chattanooga firefighters today quickly put out a porch fire of a Lookout Valley home, keeping it from spreading to the house.
The Chattanooga Fire Department said the fire at 4021 Kellys Ferry Road did about $5,000 in damage.
initially Connie White tried to put out the fire with water from pans, but then called 911 for help.
The fire was ruled accidental, a news release said.
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