Tag: fire crews

Woman’s Body Discovered in a Brownsville Resaca

Brownsville (KFXV) – Fire Crews discovered a woman’s body early this morning. According to the Brownsville Fire Department, fire crews sent in a boat to retrieve the body found in a Resaca near the Waterside Apartments near the intersection of Boca Chica and Billy Mitchell. Someone passing by called to report the discovery at around 10:30 this morning. EMS deployed a drone to get confirmation. Investigators were then sent in to inspect the scene. Officials are working to identify the woman and the cause of death.   UPDATE:...

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Weslaco Home Goes Up In Flames

Weslaco (KFXV) — A home goes up in flames. Fire department fire crews fought the fire on Westgate Dr. and Sugarcane on the northwest side of the city. En route crews called out heavy smoke visible from the distance and reported a working duplex apartment structure fire upon arrival. With heavy smoke and flames consuming the south side of the structure, fire crews mounted an aggressive interior attack and were able to save the structure and a second residence exposed to the north. No injuries were reported and the fire was under control in about the first 15 minutes...

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Fire Claims Building in Hidalgo, Texas

In Hidalgo, firefighters are working to figure out what caused an early morning fire. Crews are now tearing down the building located near 10th Street and High Lowe Drive. The fire broke out just after 2 A.M. And fire crews from McAllen, Pharr, Alamo, Mission, Edinburg, San Juan, and Hidalgo worked for about an hour to put out the blaze. The fire remains under...

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Abandoned Home Reduced to Flames

An abandoned home near the Harlingen-San Benito city limits is reduced to ashes. It happened near the intersection of ‘Hale’ and ‘Victoria’ just after 9 AM today. Flames quickly engulfed the house, threatening to spread to the nearby brushy area. Fire crews say they’ve recently put out several smaller fires in the same area. No word yet as to the...

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