AFR responds to west side residential fire

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Fire Rescue responded to a fire on Albuquerque’s west side early Friday morning. Officials say AFR was sent out about 3:30 Friday morning to Teakwood Drive near Unser for a house fire.

They say the homeowner had fallen asleep while cooking in the kitchen. and was awakened by the smoke. The homeowner wasn’t able to extinguish the fire and called 911.


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AFR said their team extinguished the fire within minutes of their arrival, but the fire had already caused extensive damage. The owner won’t be able to stay at the home, but there were no injuries to the homeowner or firefighters involved.

No other details are available at this time.

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