Tyler fire crews extinguish early morning house fire

Tyler fire crews extinguish early morning house fire
Crews respond to house fire in Tyler Tuesday morning. (Source: KLTV staff)

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Tyler fire crews have extinguished a house fire on the west side of town.

Tyler Fire Marshal Paul Findley said Tyler firefighters responded to the fire at 311 Vaughn Ave. after the initial call was received at 6:38 a.m.  

The first arriving unit reported smoke showing, with flames at the back of the structure. Firefighters extinguished the blaze and were clear from the scene at approximately 7:45 a.m. TFD responded with three engines, one ladder truck, a battalion chief, and two Investigators, Findley said.

Investigators with the Tyler Fire Marshal’s Office were at the scene until approximately 11:00 a.m., and continue to investigate the cause of the fire. Additional information will be released as it becomes available. No injuries were reported.

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According to officials with the Tyler Fire Department, crews have searched the property, but do not have any details on the cause of the fire at this time.

So far there are no reports of injuries.

Officials say police responded to a report of a suspicious person in the same area earlier in the night.

KLTV is working to confirm whether these incidents are connected.

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