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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.

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Cats, otters and cockatiels, oh my! ​Austin Fire Department responds to 'smoke-alarm' bird and more animal antics​

Sunny the cockatiel served as a stand-in smoke alarm when part of his owner's South Austin house caught on fire. (AFD/Facebook)

From a smoke-alarm sounding cockatiel to a backstroking otter, the Austin Fire Department has been busy protecting its furriest residents in the past few months.

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Truck hits church, car catches fire in crash that leaves one dead in southeast Austin

A crash involving one death resulted in a car catching fire and a truck and trailer hitting a church in southeast Austin Tuesday. (Pixabay)

One person is dead and another has been declared a trauma alert after a car was rear-ended by a truck towing a trailer in southeast Austin Tuesday morning.

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