Passerby reports house fire; two local residents displaced

(Photo by Chelsea Edwards)

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) A fire that a passerby reported Tuesday morning displaced two Killeen residents and caused heavy damage to their house.

A woman who was driving by the home at 4308 Glenwood Dr. called 911 at around 8 a.m. Tuesday.

The residents, alerted by a smoke alarm, escaped safely.

The fire caused heavy damage in the garage area of the home and smoke damage throughout the home.

The cause is under investigation.