A 65-year-old man was home at the time of the fire. He was suffering from smoke inhalation and was transported to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center by Williamson County EMS. Firefighters also rescued a small dog from the residence.
The first Fire Department units arrived at 12:50 p.m. The first arriving companies reported moderate smoke showing from the front door. The first unit that made entry into the house advised there was a small fire in the back bedroom.
The fire was contained and extinguished in approximately five minutes. A damage estimate and cause is still being researched.
The last Fire Department units cleared the scene at 2:08 p.m.