Northeast Austin home damaged in house fire

Willamette House Fire
Willamette House Fire

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A northeast Austin home was damaged in a fire on Friday afternoon.

According to the Austin Fire Department, the fire started around 3:45 p.m. in the 6600 block of Willamette Drive.

When firefighters arrived at the home, there was heavy fire coming from the back of the home. The homeowner said everyone was able to get out.

While the home wasn’t destroyed, the home did suffer a partial roof collapse.

The cause of the fire has not been determined at this time. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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