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3-Alarm Fire on NE 3rd Airport Blvd.

An east Amarillo neighborhood is trying to recuperate after a 3-alarm fire evacuates the area.

A few families are homeless tonight after flames destroyed homes in the area of NE 3rd and Airport Boulevard.

It took fire crews two hours to contain the blaze. Fire officials say the fire started around 6:30 this evening destroying four homes, a shed and a building.

Flames could be seen from miles forcing evacuations and scaring residents. Fire crews managed to put the fire out shortly before 8:30 this evening.

Captain Bob Johnson with the Amarillo Fire Department says no one was injured in the fire. No word yet on what started the fire.

 

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