Crews contain fire at Amarillo home after nearby homes evacuated

VIDEO: Crews contain fire at Amarillo home after nearby homes evacuated

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Officials said the fire at a home on Woodward Avenue near the VA Hospital is now under control.

Firefighters were dispatched to the home near Woodward Avenue and Veteran Street at 4:21 a.m., and evacuated nearby homes upon arrival.

Crews faced a large amount of fire coming out of the home, and officials said the flames threatened nearby homes and vehicles.

Four vehicles were burned and one nearby home sustained minor heat and smoke damage.

Officials said two occupants were displaced by the fire, but no injuries were reported.

The fire was brought under control by 5:30 a.m. this morning.

The Amarillo Fire Marshal’s Office responded but have yet to share a cause for the fire.

House fire on Woodward Street

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