Update: Fire causes $10,000 in damage to Yale Avenue house

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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Update: Sept. 7, 20019 9:45 a.m. A Friday night structure fire caused about $10,000 in damage to a Yale Avenue house.

Wichita Falls Fire Department officials responded to a call in the 2000 block of Yale Avenue about 10 p.m. Friday.

Eight units and 19 personnel responded to the scene, and contained the fire within 15 minutes.

There were no injuries reported, and the cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

Original Story: Wichita Falls Fire Department officials are investigating a potentially suspicious fire on Yale Avenue Friday night.

Seven units responded to a structure fire in the 2000 block of Yale Avenue about 10:30 p.m., and according to officials, the backside of the abandoned home caught fire.

No one was in the house at the time and no injuries were reported, and officials got the fire contained within 15 minutes.

Officials said the abandoned house still had a meter that was not active.

This incident is under investigation, so stay with Texoma’s Homepage as information becomes available.

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