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Tyler firefighters respond to two-alarm blaze on West Second St.

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TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler firefighters are currently on the scene of a two-alarm structure fire in the 700 block of W. 2nd St. The initial call was received at approximately 4:15 p.m., with callers reporting smoke and flames visible from the structure.

Investigators at the scene are looking into the possibility there was some type of explosion or backdraft. Most of the windows of the home were blown out.

The first arriving units reported heavy fire involvement in the residential structure and called for a second alarm. Five engines and one Ladder Company, along with a District Chief and an Investigator are on the scene.

Investigators with the Tyler Fire Marshal’s Office will be conducting the investigation after firefighters have gained control of the fire. No injuries have been reported at this time. Additional information will be released when it becomes available.


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