(WDEF) An evening fire leaves an elderly couple homeless.
Chattanooga firefighters responded just after 7:00pm Friday to 2506 Goforth Lane.
Smoke and flames were visible when the first firefighters arrived on the scene.
Officials got Sofia and Ronald Fields out of their home safely, but the flames were spreading quickly through the house.
The firefighters got the blaze under control in roughly 15 minutes but the home was substantially damaged.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.