UPDATE: Amarillo National Bank structure fire ruled an accident, Fire Marshal says

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — The structure fire that broke out at Amarillo National Bank last night has been ruled an accident, according to the Amarillo Fire Marshal’s Office.

At 8:48 p.m., the Amarillo Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire at the Amarillo National Bank location at I-40 and Coulter.

The Fire Department said that first arriving units saw flames and smoke coming from the top of the building when firefighters began to ladder the building to gain access to the rooftop. According to the office, firefighters found the seat of the fire in the signage on the parapet wall.

Firefighters extinguished the fire early and were able to contain it to the exterior, Fire Marshal’s said.

No injuries were reported.

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