Firefighters battle blaze during blazing heat Sunday - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Firefighters battle blaze during blazing heat Sunday

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Sunday's heat made fighting a fire at 17th and Avenue N even more dangerous.  A thick cloud of smoke surrounded the vacant house just before 6 PM.  The windows were boarded up and there were no utilities hooked up.  Officials are investigating what started the fire.  Officially, Lubbock's temperature was measured at 108 degrees at the time of the fire.

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