Person escapes as flames consume Georgetown home


GEORGETOWN, Texas (KXAN) A Georgetown home sustained significant damage after it caught fire Friday afternoon.

Georgetown Fire Department Chief John Sullivan says no one was injured in the blaze at a multi-story home in the 300 block of Norwood Drive. Crews were dispatched to the home near Leander Road and Interstate 35 at about 4:20 p.m.

When firefighters arrived heavy flames and smoke were coming from the house, Sullivan said.

A young adult was at home when the fire started, but escaped to safety.

Investigators are looking into what caused the fire. 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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