DUNCANVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Firefighters in Duncanville battled a massive fire at some townhomes for more than six hours Tuesday, Feb. 16.
The fire started around 4:00 p.m. in the 1400 block of Crosspointe near Wheatland Road and Clark Road.READ MORE: Former Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Explains Why No Action Was Ever Taken Against Officer Bryan Riser, Now Charged With Capital Murder
No word yet what caused this fire, but there are no injuries to report.
Five townhomes were involved and appear to be destroyed.
Firefighters from Grand Prairie, Lancaster and Midlothian also responded to put out the fire.READ MORE: Gov. Greg Abbott Responds To Criticism For Ending Mask Mandate, Fully Reopening Texas: 'There's Never Going To Be Uniform Agreement On This'
Seven of the twelve townhome units were impacted by the fire with three destroyed, three with heavy damage, and one with smoke damage, the Duncanville Fire Department said on Wednesday.
The fire was brought under control at 10:28 p.m. Tuesday and the alarm ended at 3:05 a.m. with no injuries reported.
Emergency Management Operations was on-site and worked to assist the residents with finding shelter, but most were able to make arrangements to stay with family or friends.
The Red Cross has been provided contact information for all impacted to help in providing additional assistance and has already been in contact.MORE NEWS: Visit Fort Worth Launches Campaign Promoting Businesses That Encourage Mask-Wearing
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.