Fire damages 6 units at central Austin apartment

Apartment fire at 803 Tirado Street (KXAN Photo/ Kate Weidaw)
Apartment fire at 803 Tirado Street (KXAN Photo/ Kate Weidaw)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Firefighters have put out the flames at the Highland Heights Apartment Complex fire near Airport Boulevard, according to the Austin Fire Department.

The fire started just after 6 a.m. in the first-floor laundry room at the apartment complex on 803 Tirado St. AFD says the fire did not spread to the second floor.

Six apartment units were affected by the smoke, displacing three residents. No one was injured in the fire.

Investigators are working to determine what caused the fire.

Apartment fire at 803 Tirado Street (KXAN Photo/ Kate Weidaw)
Apartment fire at 803 Tirado Street (KXAN Photo/ Kate Weidaw)

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