3 women die in multi-story house fire, 4 others injured
A fire at a multi-level house in northwest Austin killed three people and injured four others, including a woman who survived.
The fire started about 10:30 p.m.
Thursday at a home in the 4200 block of North College Street.
The fire, which started on a front porch, was brought under control at 10:48 p.s.m., Austin Fire Department spokesman John Fortunato said.
Two of the victims were found inside the house, while one died from her injuries at a nearby hospital.
The fourth victim died at the hospital from her wounds, according to the Austin Fire Medical Examiner’s office.
Firefighters were called to the house shortly after the blaze was reported and extinguished the fire within 30 minutes.