Firefighter suffers minor injuries responding to Friday fire

Firefighter suffers minor injuries responding to Friday fire
Emergency responders are at the scene of a house fire in the 4400 block of 66th Street. (Source: KCBD NewsChannel 11)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - An investigation is underway to determine the cause of a Friday morning house fire in the 4400 block of 66th Street.

Firefighters were called to the scene around 7:30 a.m. where a vacant duplex was burning. They say it was a multi-family residence with the fire confined to one side of the duplex.

Investigators with the Lubbock Fire Marshal’s Office say they believe squatters had been in the home. There were no utilities in the home and two adults were displaced. This fire has been classified as accidental.

One firefighter suffered minor injuries while responding to the fire.

We’re out at the scene of a house fire in the 4400 block of 66th Street. No telling if there’s any injuries.

Posted by Michael Cantu KCBD on Friday, February 14, 2020

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