Fire breaks out in east Austin near Travis County Expo Center

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Firefighters with the Austin Fire Department are responding to a blaze in east Austin Thursday afternoon.

The fire is taking place at 6909 Wentworth Drive, which is near the Travis County Expo Center. Google Maps shows the address is in what seems to be a residential area. The first call came in just before 4 p.m.

From KXAN’s Austonian Cam, you can see smoke rising from the area.

Smoke rising from fire off Wentworth Drive in east Austin Sept. 30, 2021 (KXAN Photo)
Smoke rising from fire off Wentworth Drive in east Austin Sept. 30, 2021 (KXAN Photo)

KXAN has a crew at the scene. We will update this story once more details are confirmed.

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