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Car lot, two cars in South Austin catch fire

(Austin Fire Info/Twitter)

A storage building at a car lot at 6940 S. I-35 erupted in flames Wednesday morning, resulting in the total loss of at least two vehicles.

The Austin Fire Department responded to a call about the fire at 11:18 a.m. When they arrived on the scene, they said the fire was "defensive." The fire has since been controlled. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is still unknown and is under investigation.


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