Waco: Early-morning house fire displaces six local residents

A house fire that broke out before dawn Tuesday in North Waco displaced a family of six. (Photo by Christy Soto)
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WACO, Texas (KWTX) A house fire that broke out before dawn Tuesday in North Waco displaced a family of six.

Crews responded at around 5:30 a.m. to the home in the 3000 block of Edmond Avenue.

Heavy smoke was coming from the home when the first crews arrived.

The fire was under control within about 10 minutes.

A smoke alarm alerted the residents who escaped safely.

The fire caused heavy damaged to the kitchen a utility closet and the attic of the home.

One firefighter suffered a minor injury.

The cause is under investigation.