AUSTIN (KXAN) — A fire in southeast Austin is under control after a shed caught fire and moved to a home Tuesday morning, the Austin Fire Department said. No one was hurt.
Firefighters responded to the fire around 7:45 a.m. at the corner of Ponca Street and Thrasher Lane, according to AFD.
AFD said the home was vacant and under renovation. No other nearby homes were evacuated.
AFD is still investigating what caused the fire. It said there was $2,500 in damage to the shed, $250,000 to the structure, and $125,000 in damage to the nearby home and $50,000 damage to what was inside the home.