AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — UPDATE: The Amarillo Fire Department said at 10:49 a.m. crews were dispatched to a fire in the 4000 block of S. Cline.
AFD said crews found a fire on the outside of the home burning wood on the deck and up the side of the house at the kitchen window.
Firefighters put out the fire and used a chainsaw to cut the siding back on both sides of the window to check for extension.
AFD said no one home during the time of the fire, and three dogs and one cat were removed to safety with the help of Animal Control.
AFD said Fire Marshal’s are still investigating the cause.
A house caught fire on Cline Road earlier this morning (April 19), scorching the back of the home and drawing multiple crews to the scene.
According to the Amarillo Fire Department, no one was home at the time, and the fire was under control by 11 a.m.
No cause for the fire has been confirmed at this time.
This is a developing story. Stay with MyHighPlains.com for the latest.
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