Crews battle house fire in Cherokee Seneca neighborhood

Crews battle house fire in Cherokee Seneca neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Crews fought a house fire in the Cherokee Seneca neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

The all came in at 2:44 p.m., of a house on fire in the 1000 block of Alta Vista Road, Louisville Fire confirms.

Two cleaning ladies called 9-1-1 after they reported hearing a loud explosion from the basement, in a furnace area.

Once on scene, crews found a working house fire.

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Crews called a second alarm to get more equipment on scene.

Firefighters entered the house to find the fire had spread through the home and was being gas-fed.

It took 50 firefighters about 45 minutes to gain control of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

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