East Austin mobile home fire displaces 4 adults and 5 children


AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Travis County Fire Marshal is investigating after a fire ignited at an east Austin mobile home Tuesday before noon. 

Austin fire officials first tweeted about the fire on the 11900 block of Green Grove just at 11:07 a.m. That’s right off of Farm to Market Road 973 in Garden Valley.

A mobile home was engulfed in a fire that started on one of the outside walls and spread to the attic.

Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the roof and residents were able to save most of their belongings.

The Red Cross of Central Texas is helping the four adults and five children who were displaced. 

The cause of the fire is still unknown.

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