Fire at vacant duplex damages home next door, displaces resident

Fire started in 1000 block of N. Colorado Street

SAN ANTONIO – A fire that started at a vacant duplex also damaged an occupied home next door, displacing that resident, firefighters said.

The fire started at about 2:45 Monday morning in the 1000 block of N. Colorado Street, just northwest of downtown.

The Red Cross was called out to assist the man who was forced out of his home due to the fire.

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the fire.

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