UPDATE: Early morning fire burns home on South Buchanan

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Multiple Amarillo Fire Department crews responded to a structure fire near downtown Amarillo just after 3 a.m. on May 24, according to AFD Public Information Officer Jeff Justus.

Firefighters were called to the 1200 block of South Buchanan where they found heavy smoke and fire showing through the roof of a house. According to Justus, crews worked to protect the homes exposed to the heat and smoke on the north side of the house, as well as battled the flames.

Firefighters reported the blaze under control at 5:57 a.m. The home was not occupied, and appeared abandoned; there were no injuries, according to AFD.


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