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No injuries reported during early morning house fire in Temple

Posted at 7:59 AM, Jun 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-08 09:01:02-04

TEMPLE, TX — Just before 5:30 am this morning, Temple Fire and Rescue were dispatched to the Bird Creek Mobile Home Park for the report of a home on fire.

Crews arrived to find smoke and flames coming from a residence at 2203 Navajo.

A neighbor had noticed the blaze and called 911.

Upon arrival, fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire, limiting damage to the residence.

There were no fire-related injuries at this time, and all occupants were reported to have been out of the structure at the time of the call.

However, conducting a primary search of the scene, crews located a small dog and were able to safely pull him from the smoke-filled home.

Temple Fire and Rescue responded with a 1-Alarm Dispatch, which included 6 fire apparatus, and 15 personnel.

Temple EMS was also on the scene.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time