1 person hospitalized, 2 dogs given oxygen after house fire in Amarillo Thursday morning

1 person hospitalized, 2 dogs given oxygen after house fire in Amarillo Thursday morning
house fire on Bonita Avenue (Source: Amarillo Fire Department)

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Officials are investigating the cause of a fire that broke out at an Amarillo home this morning.

Arond 9:48 a.m., the Amarillo Fire Department responded to a fire at a home near West Bonita Avenue and Buck Street.

Crews arrived and worked to contain the fire that had broken out in a front bedroom and caused smoke damage throughout the home.

The fire was considered under control a little after 10:00 a.m.

One person was taken to a local hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation. They are expected to recover.

Dog given oxygen after fire at Amarillo home
Dog given oxygen after fire at Amarillo home (Source: Amarillo Fire Department)

Firefighters pulled two dogs from the home as well. Crews gave animals oxygen, and the dogs have recovered.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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