A south Abilene home was heavily damaged by fire, and a dog inside the house is missing. The fire started just after 6:00 p.m. on Wynrush circle. Fire investigators say a dog house caught fire, and the flames spread across the yard, up the home's outside wall and into the second story and attic. A teenager was in the home with two dogs. One of the dogs, who is blind, made it out safely with the teen. The second dog has not been found yet. The house sustained significant damage. The fire is believed to have been caused by a heating lamp that was on in the dog house.
A major two story house fire has been reported on Wynrush Circle near the Fairway Oaks neighborhood in south Abilene. The fire started just after six this evening. The house is heavily damaged. We have a crew on the scene and will bring you the latest updates.