Building at NW Side car lot catches fire

Fire reported at Irving Motors on I-10 around 9:30 a.m.

SAN ANTONIO – A building at a car lot on the city's Northwest Side was damaged by fire Tuesday morning.

San Antonio firefighters responded to Irving Motors in the 5400 block of Interstate 10 West around 9:30 a.m. and found thick black smoke billowing from a building near a garage in the rear of the property.

A woman was inside the building and saw the smoke and ran out and called 911, a battalion chief said.

Firefighters were able to stop the fire from spreading to a nearby house.

No injuries were reported, and a cause of the fire is under investigation.


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