AUSTIN (KXAN) — On Wednesday, two firefighters suffered minor injuries extinguishing a structure fire in west Austin, the Austin Fire Department said on social media.
Shortly before 7 p.m., AFD responded to the structure fire in the 5500 block of Parkcrest Drive near MoPac Expressway with heavy fire and smoke in the area. Additionally, AFD said Austin-Travis County EMS responded.
Then, shortly before 10 p.m., AFD said crews would remain on the scene overnight to monitor and extinguish hot spots.
AFD said fire investigators will work to determine the cause and damages from the fire.