Man arrested in North Austin fire

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Authorities have arrested a man they say was trying to interfere with firefighters while they were fighting the fire.

Firefighters responded to what started as a smoke investigation Saturday night. When they arrived, they found the roof of the Lake Travis home on fire. There was a man inside when the fire began, but he escaped without injury before the fire escalated. The home was destroyed.

 

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