Crews respond to late-night fire at Treepoint Meadows Apartments

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – According to the Amarillo Fire Department, crews responded to Treepoint Meadows Apartments just after midnight on Thursday morning, regarding a fire that sent over a dozen people out of their homes.

The department described that around eight crews and 26 personnel responded to the apartments on South Virginia Street, where one building was impacted and between 15 and 20 people were evacuated.

While the cause of the fire is still under investigation, the Amarillo Fire Department said that the flames were under control by 1:30 a.m.

This story is developing. Check with MyHighPlains.com for updates.

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