Early morning fire in Temple was intentionally set - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Early morning fire in Temple was intentionally set

(Source: KXXV) (Source: KXXV)
(Source: Temple Fire and Rescue) (Source: Temple Fire and Rescue)
(Source: Temple Fire and Rescue) (Source: Temple Fire and Rescue)
(Source: Temple Fire and Rescue) (Source: Temple Fire and Rescue)
TEMPLE, TX (KXXV) -

The Temple Fire Marshal's Office said Thursday morning's fire was intentionally set. The vacant house was in the middle of being remodelled.

They added that 11 fires have been determined as suspicious since Jan. 2016. In the same time period, six fire investigation have closed where an arrest was made.

Temple Fire & Rescue responded to a call shortly after 3 a.m. Thursday of a house fire in the 1200 block of South 10th Street. 

Five units arrived on scene. The building is a total loss. 

Thomas Pechal of Temple Fire & Rescue told Newschannel 25 the house was vacant, and no injuries were reported. 

Pechal added the blaze was fought with a defensive attack.

Anyone with information regarding this fire or any fire is asked to call the Temple Fire Marshal’s Tip Line at (254) 298-5955.  You may also leave information online at tfmo@templetx.gov.  A $500 reward is paid for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone setting a fire inside the city limits of Temple.

Copyright 2017 KXXV. All rights reserved. 
 

  • NewsMore>>

  • Airmen used LSD at nuclear missile base, Air Force records show

    Airmen used LSD at nuclear missile base, Air Force records show

    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:41:03 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:41:03 GMT

    A report by the Associated Press revealed at least six airmen guarding some of the world’s most powerful nuclear missiles were buying, distributing or using the illegal hallucinogen LSD.  

    More >>

    A report by the Associated Press revealed at least six airmen guarding some of the world’s most powerful nuclear missiles were buying, distributing or using the illegal hallucinogen LSD.  

    More >>
  • Uber ends self-driving program in Arizona after fatal crash

    Uber ends self-driving program in Arizona after fatal crash

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-05-23 17:43:18 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:37:34 GMT
    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)
    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)

    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.

    More >>

    Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.

    More >>
  • Investigators: Russian military missile downed Flight MH17

    Investigators: Russian military missile downed Flight MH17

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-05-24 09:32:04 GMT
    Thursday, May 24 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-05-24 13:36:33 GMT
    The passenger jet was headed from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, when it was was blown out of the sky over eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014. All 298 passengers and crew were killed. (Source: CNN)The passenger jet was headed from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, when it was was blown out of the sky over eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014. All 298 passengers and crew were killed. (Source: CNN)

    An international team of investigators say that detailed analysis of video images has established that the Buk missile that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 nearly four years ago came from a Russia-based...

    More >>

    An international team of investigators say that detailed analysis of video images has established that the Buk missile that brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 nearly four years ago came from a Russia-based military unit.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly