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Crews respond to early morning fire on Waco Street

Waco St. fire
Posted at 7:31 AM, Oct 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-31 11:20:54-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A vacant apartment building on Waco Street was damaged during an early morning blaze.

The Corpus Christi Fire Department was dispatched to the corner of Waco and Comanche Street around 5:30 a.m. on Halloween for reports of a structure fire.

When fire crews arrived, they found the structure engulfed in flames.

"The fire was extinguished in about 20 minutes, and the building suffered heavy damage," said Batallion Chief Johnson.

According to Batallion Chief Johnson with the Corpus Christi Fire Department, investigators are still working to determine what started the fire or if anyone was hurt in the inferno.

This is a developing story, check back with KRIS 6 News for more updates.